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An Indian vendor sells vermilion powder to Hindu business men offering prayers with idols of Hindu gods Ganesha and Laxmi and new ledger books at Kalighat temple during the Bengali new year celebrations in Kolkata on April 15, 2013. Hindu devotees offer various rituals and symbolic sacrifices hoping to invite the favour of the God Lord Shiva, and mark the advent of the New Year in the Bengali calendar.
[Credit : Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP/Getty Images]

An Indian vendor sells vermilion powder to Hindu business men offering prayers with idols of Hindu gods Ganesha and Laxmi and new ledger books at Kalighat temple during the Bengali new year celebrations in Kolkata on April 15, 2013. Hindu devotees offer various rituals and symbolic sacrifices hoping to invite the favour of the God Lord Shiva, and mark the advent of the New Year in the Bengali calendar.

[Credit : Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP/Getty Images]

(Source: fotojournalismus)