Zenfolio | Sandra Brandeis Crawford | Women Celebrating Durga Festival in Varanasi
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Village women gathered together to celebrate the Goddess Durga at the holy river Ganges just as the river waters started to recede after monsoon, so they were all wading through squelchy mud, nevertheless all very concentrated on their worship. The overall experience for me was multi-layered, extremely colourful and noisy.