Idols are pulled from the Hooghly River with a crane during the Durga Puja festival, Kolkata, India. The idols are immersed by residents during the festival, but policy changes say they have to be pulled out immediately afterwards to avoid polluting the river.
Photo ID: Brett-Cole-India-02932
Photo size: 19.9 Mpixels (56.9 MB uncompressed) - 3642x5463 pixels (12.1x18.2 in / 30.8x46.3 cm at 300 ppi)
Photo keywords: Babughat, Calcutta, crane, Durga Puja, festival, Ganga, Ganges, Hindu, Hooghly, idol, immersion, India, Kolkata, prayer
Published in: Kolkata (Calcutta), Ganges River (Ganga), Hinduism, Prayer