Photo Of The Day By Nat Geo


Walking in Worship

The Palkhi Festival of India dates back 1,000 years. Religious devotees in Maharashtra, the state that is home to Mumbai, make a pilgrimage over 23 days. Your Shot photographer Mahesh Lonkar saw the festivities one night. “I saw beautiful yellow light from my balcony,” he remembers. “Devotees [were] performing collective singing, chanting, [and] shopping around the temple with enthusiasm for their creator.”

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