India – Part 3: Mother Ganges

November 20th, 2010

The Ganges River is revered by Hindus as Ganga Ma, Mother Ganges. It is here that Hindus come to bathe, to drink, and to die.

Cremations at night.

Waiting at dawn.

A boat launches.

Along the banks.

And looking across to the other side.

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One Response to “India – Part 3: Mother Ganges”

  1. Christi Gell says:

    Wow – these are really cool pictures. I wish we had been able to see the Ganges when we were there!