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Hindu devotees walk slowly in a queue past an idol of a Natraja as they throng to a temple to offer prayers on the occasion of the Mahashivratri festival in the southern Indian city of Chennai February 27, 2014. Hindus across the country celebrate Mahashivratri, better known as Lord Shiva's wedding anniversary. Lord Shiva is also known as Nataraja, the Lord of Dancers. REUTERS/Babu