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Celebrating Janmashtami

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna pose during Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Agartala, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna pose during Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Agartala, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna pose during Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Agartala, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey
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Students break a "Handi", or an earthen pot, as they take part in Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Students break a "Handi", or an earthen pot, as they take part in Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Students break a "Handi", or an earthen pot, as they take part in Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A boy dressed as Lord Krishna plays at the premises of his school during Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Kathmandu, Nepal August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A boy dressed as Lord Krishna plays at the premises of his school during Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Kathmandu, Nepal August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A boy dressed as Lord Krishna plays at the premises of his school during Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Kathmandu, Nepal August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna attend Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna attend Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna attend Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna attend Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna attend Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Children dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna attend Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, festival celebrations inside a school in Ahmedabad, August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A young devotee with lit oil lamp on his head performs religious ritual while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A young devotee with lit oil lamp on his head performs religious ritual while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A young devotee with lit oil lamp on his head performs religious ritual while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Devotees with lit oil lamps perform religious rituals while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Devotees with lit oil lamps perform religious rituals while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Devotees with lit oil lamps perform religious rituals while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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People observe as devotees perform religious rituals while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

People observe as devotees perform religious rituals while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

People observe as devotees perform religious rituals while offering prayer to God Narayan a day before Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Bhaktapur, Nepal August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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Children dressed up as Lord Krishna sit inside their classroom during Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Kathmandu, Nepal August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Children dressed up as Lord Krishna sit inside their classroom during Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Kathmandu, Nepal August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

Children dressed up as Lord Krishna sit inside their classroom during Krishna Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Kathmandu, Nepal August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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A girl dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna performs in a cultural event to mark the festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a school in Kolkata, August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A girl dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna performs in a cultural event to mark the festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a school in Kolkata, August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

A girl dressed up as Hindu Lord Krishna performs in a cultural event to mark the festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a school in Kolkata, August 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A student has her face painted before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

A student has her face painted before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

A student has her face painted before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani
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A student has her face painted before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

A student has her face painted before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

A student has her face painted before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani
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A student gets her make-up done before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

A student gets her make-up done before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani

A student gets her make-up done before taking part in a cultural event to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, or the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, inside a college in Mumbai, August 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hemanshi Kamani
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Devotees tumble as they try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Devotees tumble as they try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Devotees tumble as they try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India August 25, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Prashant Waydande

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Prashant Waydande

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Prashant Waydande
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Devotees tumble as they try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Prashant Waydande     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Devotees tumble as they try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Prashant Waydande TPX...more

Devotees tumble as they try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Prashant Waydande TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Hindu priests pour milk over the idols of Hindu Lord Krishna (L) and Radha, consort of Hindu Lord Krishna, during the festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India, August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu priests pour milk over the idols of Hindu Lord Krishna (L) and Radha, consort of Hindu Lord Krishna, during the festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India, August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Hindu priests pour milk over the idols of Hindu Lord Krishna (L) and Radha, consort of Hindu Lord Krishna, during the festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna, in Ahmedabad, India, August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas
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Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Devotees form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the Hindu festival of Janmashtami, marking the birth anniversary of Hindu Lord Krishna, in Mumbai, India August 24, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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