1. Rajesh Kumar Singh.

    Allahabad, India.

    A naga sadhu, or Hindu holy man, puts on garlands before participating in a procession to reach Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati rivers. Millions of Hindu pilgrims are attending the Maha Kumbh festival, one of the world’s largest religious gatherings, which lasts for 55 days and falls every 12 years.