Fête de Ganesh: A colorful Hindu procession in Paris

The Ganesh Festival, or Ganesh Chaturthi, is a celebration of the Hindu elephant god Ganesh, Remover of Obstacles. While the largest festivals are in India, it's celebrated by Hindus around the world. Including this annual gathering of Hindus in Paris, France.

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Paris, France. August 2011

Burning camphor is an offering to Lord Ganesh.
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