• Pooja
    A spiritual ceremony.
  • Hundreds of Hindu pilgrims gather by the river banks of the holy Ganges every night to celebrate the Pooja
    in Varanasi, also commonly known as the holy city of Benares.
  • A pujari waving a golden torch in the rythm of atmospheric percussion music.
  • Many ways to enjoy the spiritual ceremony.
  • Spectators and worshipers.

  • Sadhus, or so called holy men are not missing at any public Pooja.
  • Some of the worshipers turned into very enthusiastic participants of the ceremony by pulling strings which rocked the bells.