Night puja by the Ganges, Varanasi

Invocation and Prayer ☽ Navigating the Mystery ☽ Night puja by the Ganges, Varanasi

Young priests open Puja ceremony by blowing a conch-shell. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Picture/photo (Indian People): Young priests open Puja ceremony by blowing a conch-shell.

Ganga Aarti at Dasashwamedh Ghat by Shashanka Nanda, via Flickr

Ganga Dussehra is one of the most popular religious festivals of India. IndianEagle shares interesting facts about Ganga Dussehra Festival in this article

Just came from watching the Aarti from a boat on the mighty Ganga!!  An incredible experience! -J.

Aarti: Hindu Ritual at Varanasi, India - Fine Art Image from the HarmonyWishes Collection/ x image on x paper

Brahim at Chhath Puja Veranasi India © 2012 McLaren Photographic LLC #McLarenPhotographic #mclarenphotos #India

Brahmin at Chhath Puja Varanasi (Hindu Worship),in India

Ganga Aarti, Varanasi, India

Made this shot during the regular evening aarti at Assi Ghat, Varanasi. I didn& find the aarti to be anything great as it all seemed to be too highly coordinated and merely for touristic show!

Perfume | Pərˌfyo͞om | Per fumum. The word "perfume" derives from the Latin "Per fumum" (through smoke.) | Holi Celebration, India More

What Color Is Your Personality?

This is a festival I have always wanted to attend. Holi in India. Incredible photography by Poras Chaudhary of "Holi," the Hindu festival known as the Celebration of Colors.