Janai Purnima Festival in Kathmandu, Nepal - 15 Aug 2019
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Janai Purnima Festival in Kathmandu, Nepal - 15 Aug 2019

A young Hindu priest takes a holy bath during the festival. The Janai Purnima Festival is also known as the Sacred Thread Festival during which Hindu men, especially the Brahmans and Chettris, perform their annual changing of Janai, a yellow cotton string worn across the chest or tied around the wrist for protection and purification. (Photo by Sunil Pradhan / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)

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