Offering Water in Devotion
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“Whatever I am offered in devotion with a pure heart – a leaf, a flower, fruit, or water – I accept with joy.”
This young priest is filling a big metallic vase with the holy waters of the Ganges before climbing a staircase which leads at the top of the ghat in order to perform a water- pouring ritual in a sacred well surrounded by five temples which is located at the corner of Nepali ghat in Varanasi (Benaras).
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