A crowd of people choke the streets on the day before the Royal Bath at the 2013 Kumbh Mela, Allahabad, India. The period of three days around the Royal Bath in 2013 is generally regarded to be the largest gathering of people in history, with estimates from 15 to 30 million people.
Photo ID: Brett-Cole-India-05140
Photo size: 12.1 Mpixels (34.5 MB uncompressed) - 4256x2837 pixels (14.1x9.4 in / 36.0x24.0 cm at 300 ppi)
Photo keywords: crowd, environment, festival, Hindu, India, Kumbh Mela, overpopulation, pilgrimage