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A boy takes shelter from the rain outside his house at a slum in Mumbai, India August 28, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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A boy takes shelter from the rain outside his house at a slum in Mumbai, India August 28, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Performers painted to look like tigers dance during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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Performers painted to look like tigers dance during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A dancer reacts as he waits to perform during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V
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A dancer reacts as he waits to perform during festivities marking the start of the annual harvest festival of Onam in Kochi, India August 25, 2017. REUTERS/Sivaram V

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A Muslim devotee performs a stunt at a procession during the festival of Urs which commemorates the death anniversary of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, at Chishti\u0027s shrine in Ajmer, India March 24, 2017. REUTERS/Himanshu Sharma
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A Muslim devotee performs a stunt at a procession during the festival of Urs which commemorates the death anniversary of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, at Chishti's shrine in Ajmer, India March 24, 2017. REUTERS/Himanshu Sharma

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A Hindu devotee with his back and legs pierced with iron hooks suspends from a crane during an annual religious procession called Shitla Mata in Ahmedabad, India, July 23, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A Hindu devotee with his back and legs pierced with iron hooks suspends from a crane during an annual religious procession called Shitla Mata in Ahmedabad, India, July 23, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A performer balances himself on a set of knives during a show of the Rambo Circus on the outskirts of Bengaluru, India, July 13, 2017. REUTERS/ Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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A performer balances himself on a set of knives during a show of the Rambo Circus on the outskirts of Bengaluru, India, July 13, 2017. REUTERS/ Abhishek N. Chinnappa

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
An acrobat performs with lamps during a show of the Rambo Circus on the outskirts of Bengaluru, India July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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An acrobat performs with lamps during a show of the Rambo Circus on the outskirts of Bengaluru, India July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A man sits next to a damaged idol of Hindu goddess Kali which was taken out after its immersion in the river Ganges in Haridwar, India, March 29, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A man sits next to a damaged idol of Hindu goddess Kali which was taken out after its immersion in the river Ganges in Haridwar, India, March 29, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A woman carries a child in a plastic container through a road at Tantray Pora in south Kashmir\u0027s Kulgam district August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail
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A woman carries a child in a plastic container through a road at Tantray Pora in south Kashmir's Kulgam district August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A man uses his mobile phone to take pictures of a shopkeeper at a waterlogged street after rainfall in Kolkata, India, July 26, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A man uses his mobile phone to take pictures of a shopkeeper at a waterlogged street after rainfall in Kolkata, India, July 26, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A vendor waits for customers as he sells stuffed teddy bears on a pavement in Bengaluru, India June 28, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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A vendor waits for customers as he sells stuffed teddy bears on a pavement in Bengaluru, India June 28, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A boy poses for a photograph during a high tide in Mumbai, India June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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A boy poses for a photograph during a high tide in Mumbai, India June 27, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A grey crow and cow pictured in a Gaushala or cow sanctury in Barsana, India, June13, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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A grey crow and cow pictured in a Gaushala or cow sanctury in Barsana, India, June13, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A performer practices \
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A performer practices "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a rehearsal for the upcoming annual Rath Yatra, or chariot procession, in Ahmedabad, India, June 10, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A performer practices \
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A performer practices "Malkhamb" (traditional Indian gymnastics) during a rehearsal for the upcoming annual Rath Yatra, or chariot procession, in Ahmedabad, India, June 10, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A Hindu devotee performs a stunt with fire during the Jal Yatra procession ahead of the annual Rath Yatra, or chariot procession, which will be held on June 25, in Ahmedabad, India, June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A Hindu devotee performs a stunt with fire during the Jal Yatra procession ahead of the annual Rath Yatra, or chariot procession, which will be held on June 25, in Ahmedabad, India, June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A man exercises at an Akhada, a traditional clay pit, in Allahabad, India May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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A man exercises at an Akhada, a traditional clay pit, in Allahabad, India May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A cloth is tied around 2-year-old Munna�s ankle by his mother to prevent him from running away, as she works on a roadside nearby, in Jammu, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta
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A cloth is tied around 2-year-old Munna�s ankle by his mother to prevent him from running away, as she works on a roadside nearby, in Jammu, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A performer breaks a coconut with his head during a ceremony to celebrate Gujarat Foundation Day in Ahmedabad, India, May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A performer breaks a coconut with his head during a ceremony to celebrate Gujarat Foundation Day in Ahmedabad, India, May 1, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A Hindu devotee hangs from a rope and throws offerings for people to catch during the \
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A Hindu devotee hangs from a rope and throws offerings for people to catch during the "Chadak" ritual, which is held to worship the Hindu deity Lord Shiva, in Kolkata, India April 14, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A tricycle puller brushes his teeth inside a garage in Kolkata, India, March 28, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A tricycle puller brushes his teeth inside a garage in Kolkata, India, March 28, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A child sits in a hammock at a construction site on the outskirts of Jammu March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta
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A child sits in a hammock at a construction site on the outskirts of Jammu March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Rats drink milk donated by Hindu devotees inside the Karni Mata temple, where thousands of rats are fed, protected and worshipped throughout the year, at Deshnoke near Bikaner, in Rajasthan, India, January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Himanshu Sharma
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Rats drink milk donated by Hindu devotees inside the Karni Mata temple, where thousands of rats are fed, protected and worshipped throughout the year, at Deshnoke near Bikaner, in Rajasthan, India, January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Himanshu Sharma

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A man shaves his face on the balcony of his house at a market area in Kolkata, India, February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A man shaves his face on the balcony of his house at a market area in Kolkata, India, February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A macaque monkey walks along electricity cables in Old Delhi, India February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
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A macaque monkey walks along electricity cables in Old Delhi, India February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Women cook meal beside a passing passenger train at a slum area in Kolkata, India, February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Women cook meal beside a passing passenger train at a slum area in Kolkata, India, February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A performer dressed in a chimpanzee costume walks past brides as they arrive at a mass marriage ceremony in which, according to its organizers, 109 tribal, Muslim and Hindu couples from various villages across the state took their wedding vows, at Bahirkhand village, north of Kolkata, India February 5, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A performer dressed in a chimpanzee costume walks past brides as they arrive at a mass marriage ceremony in which, according to its organizers, 109 tribal, Muslim and Hindu couples from various villages across the state took their wedding vows, at Bahirkhand village, north of Kolkata, India February 5, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A woman searches for lice in the hair of her pet monkey named Ramu, on the banks of the river Ganges in Kolkata, India, February 2, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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A woman searches for lice in the hair of her pet monkey named Ramu, on the banks of the river Ganges in Kolkata, India, February 2, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A boy holds a snake as he poses for a photograph in Jogi Dera (snake charmers settlement), in the village of Baghpur, in Uttar Pradesh, India November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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A boy holds a snake as he poses for a photograph in Jogi Dera (snake charmers settlement), in the village of Baghpur, in Uttar Pradesh, India November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Raju, a pet monkey belonging to a laundryman, sits on its owner\u0027s motorbike where it is tied on to prevent the monkey from escaping in Ajmer, India, January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Himanshu Sharma
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Raju, a pet monkey belonging to a laundryman, sits on its owner's motorbike where it is tied on to prevent the monkey from escaping in Ajmer, India, January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Himanshu Sharma

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India, January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India, January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Ashiq Nath poses for a photograph with a snake in Jogi Dera (snake charmers settlement), in the village of Baghpur, in Uttar Pradesh, India November 10, 2016.  REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Ashiq Nath poses for a photograph with a snake in Jogi Dera (snake charmers settlement), in the village of Baghpur, in Uttar Pradesh, India November 10, 2016. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A woman selling plastic containers looks for customers on the banks of the river Ganges on the occasion of Paush Purnima or full moon day, on a cold winter morning during the annual religious festival of Magh Mela, in Allahabad, India January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash
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A woman selling plastic containers looks for customers on the banks of the river Ganges on the occasion of Paush Purnima or full moon day, on a cold winter morning during the annual religious festival of Magh Mela, in Allahabad, India January 12, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A snow man and a snow woman with \
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A snow man and a snow woman with "Kangris", traditional fire pots, are installed on the banks of Dal Lake in Srinagar January 8, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Ashima, 7, plays with her pet chick in a slum in Mumbai, India, January 2, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade
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Ashima, 7, plays with her pet chick in a slum in Mumbai, India, January 2, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Hindu devotees hold up clothes and umbrellas to receive rice as offerings being distributed by a temple authority on the occasion of the Annakut festival in Kolkata, India October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Hindu devotees hold up clothes and umbrellas to receive rice as offerings being distributed by a temple authority on the occasion of the Annakut festival in Kolkata, India October 20, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Labourers use a box to take a nap at a market in Kolkata, India October 25, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
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Labourers use a box to take a nap at a market in Kolkata, India October 25, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
An artist dressed as demon King Ravana reacts as he shakes hands with people during Vijaya Dashmi, or Dussehra festival celebrations in Chandigarh, India, September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Ajay Verma
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An artist dressed as demon King Ravana reacts as he shakes hands with people during Vijaya Dashmi, or Dussehra festival celebrations in Chandigarh, India, September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Ajay Verma

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
Police officers offer prayers to their weapons as part of a ritual at the police headquarters on the occasion of Vijaya Dashmi, or Dussehra, festival in Ahmedabad, India September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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Police officers offer prayers to their weapons as part of a ritual at the police headquarters on the occasion of Vijaya Dashmi, or Dussehra, festival in Ahmedabad, India September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A Sikh man performs with a burning camphor tablet on his tongue during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma
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A Sikh man performs with a burning camphor tablet on his tongue during celebrations to mark the 413th anniversary of the installation of the Guru Granth Sahib, the religious book of Sikhs, in Amritsar, India August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A devotee tries to break a clay pot containing curd during celebrations to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in Ahmedabad, India, August 16, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave
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A devotee tries to break a clay pot containing curd during celebrations to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in Ahmedabad, India, August 16, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A girl gets her face painted in the colours of India\u0027s national flag, as she takes part in India\u0027s Independence Day celebrations inside a college in Chennai, India, August 15, 2017. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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A girl gets her face painted in the colours of India's national flag, as she takes part in India's Independence Day celebrations inside a college in Chennai, India, August 15, 2017. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A man bathes using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station in Guwahati, India, August 12, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika
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A man bathes using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station in Guwahati, India, August 12, 2017. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A Sadhu, or Hindu holy man, washes himself as a bull sits next to him on the banks of the river Ganga in Rishikesh, India, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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A Sadhu, or Hindu holy man, washes himself as a bull sits next to him on the banks of the river Ganga in Rishikesh, India, August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

Oct 30, 2017 4:58 PM IST
A langur monkey sits on the shoulder of a man and eats nuts inside Rajaji National Park, near Rishikesh, Uttarakhand state, India, August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa
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A langur monkey sits on the shoulder of a man and eats nuts inside Rajaji National Park, near Rishikesh, Uttarakhand state, India, August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa

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