Sadhus @ Kumbh Mela, India. next one is Ujain, may 2016. Led by Paramahamsa Nithyananda.

Sadhus @ Kumbh Mela, India. next one is Ujain, may 2016. Led by Paramahamsa Nithyananda.

Kumbh Mela   Sacred site festivals in India, called melas, are a vital part of the pilgrimage tradition of Hinduism.

Kumbh Mela Sacred site festivals in India, called melas, are a vital part of the pilgrimage tradition of Hinduism.

The Kumbh Mela is a Hindu festival held every 12 years and its exact timing is decided by the zodiac. Hindu pilgrims have been arriving at Allahabad to participate in the Maha Kumbh Mela since 14 January 2013. Most pilgrims stay in a tented city on the flood plains of the River Ganges. Image (C) James Emolo - Maha Kumbh Mela

The Kumbh Mela is a Hindu festival held every 12 years and its exact timing is decided by the zodiac. Hindu pilgrims have been arriving at Allahabad to participate in the Maha Kumbh Mela since 14 January 2013. Most pilgrims stay in a tented city on the flood plains of the River Ganges. Image (C) James Emolo - Maha Kumbh Mela

Holy Men Gather on the River  (Love the guy with the camera, the old mixing with the new)

Staggering pictures from the world's largest festival as 10million Hindu pilgrims bathe naked in the Ganges for Kumbh Mela (and 100MILLION more are on their way)

Holy Men Gather on the River (Love the guy with the camera, the old mixing with the new)

Kumbh Mela: Pictures from the world's largest festival as 10million pilgrims in the Ganges for Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela: Pictures from the world's largest festival as 10million pilgrims in the Ganges for Kumbh Mela

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