Picture of the Day - August 31

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A girl sings and a band plays at the Maa Vindhyavasini Dhaam temple in Vindhyachal in Mirzapur district.

Picture of the Day - August 30

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Saroj Verma is honored by the District Magistrate for her singing in Mirzapur.

Picture of the Day - August 29

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The Ganges river during monsoon at Assi ghat in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 28

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Men get their hair cut along the Ganges river in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 27

Lady carries candles

A woman carries candles to sell at the Ganges riverbank.

Picture of the Day - August 26

goat tries to get food

A dog looks on as a goat tries to get food.

Picture of the Day - August 25

man does stretching

A man does stretching at Chausatti ghat in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 24

People work together

After having their heads shaved, a group of people pray for their ancestors.

Picture of the Day - August 23

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The Raj Falls near Varanasi have become a torrent.

Picture of the Day - August 22

man herds cows

A man herds cows near Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 21

man stands on plough

A man stands on a plough and prepares his rice field for planting.

Picture of the Day - August 20

people plant rice

People plant rice near Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 19

An old building, but outfitted with solar panels

An historic building in Varanasi is outfitted with Solar Panels.

Picture of the Day - August 18

A Kajri concert at the Clarks Hotel in Varanasi

A Kajri concert at the Clarks Hotel in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 17

Three children wait to be taken to school

Three children wait to be taken to school

Picture of the Day - August 16

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Women walking in the rain at Dashashwamedh in Varanasi

Picture of the Day - August 15

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A wrestler throws another in the ring in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 14

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A wrestler in Varanasi swings weights at a wrestling ring while people look on.

Picture of the Day - August 13

A sadhu drinks chai at Dashashwamedh ghat in Varanasi.

A sadhu drinks chai at Dashashwamedh ghat in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 12

A woman roasts corn at the Durga fair

A woman roasts corn at the Durga fair in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 11

Children play in the park behind the Durga temple

Children play in the park in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 10

Overlooking the pong at the Durga temple

A view of the Durga pond in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 9

The Durga fair in Varanasi.

The Durga fair is going on in Durga kund Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 8

A farmer drives an ox cart in Varanasi.

A farmer drives his ox cart to market in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 7

A man installs an advertisement at Dashashwamedh ghat in Varanasi.

A man installs an advertisement near Dashashwamedh ghat in Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 6

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A man walks in a lane in the old city of Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 5

Devotees bring Ganges water on the first day of Shravana

Devotees crowed a temple at Dashashwamedh ghat in Varanasi on the first day of the month of Shravana.

Picture of the Day - August 4

Mulagandhakuti Vihara, Buddhist temple at Sarnath

Mulagandhakuti Vihara Buddhist temple at Sarnath near Varanasi.

Picture of the Day - August 3

Dhamekh Stupa Sarnath

The Dhamekh Stupa in Sarnath near Varanasi where a piece of the Buddha's bone is stored.

Picture of the Day - August 2

A view of the Assi ghat road at sunset.

A view of the Assi lane in Varanasi at sunset.

Picture of the Day - August 1

A bull rests in a lane in Varanasi.

A bull rests in a lane in Varanasi.