Maha Shivratri - Varanasi, India

Maha Shivaratri, Kathmandu, Nepal - This transcendent Hindu festival (Maha Shivaratri) with a carnival-like atmosphere in the lowlands of the Himalayas is one of the more culturally fascinating events in the world

Sadhu

Two wise men celebrate Shiva’s birthday au Népal by Samer M.

Sadhus: Holy Men of Varanasi, India | Joey L.

Holy Men of Varanasi, India. Lal Baba’s life is to travel. Even at 85 years old, he will continue to travel from holy place to holy place in India and Nepal. Photo by: Joey L via Neil

Sadhu with bicycle, Pushkar

This photo from Rajasthan, West is titled 'Sadhu On Cycle'.

Naga Baba | Flickr

German banker and photographer Mario Gerth decided fulfil a long-held obsession by finding and photographing the religious devotees, known colloquially in India as Godmen.

I have days like this, when it's all I can do to get myself ready and this is how it turns out!  ;)

Travel Shot: The Intriguing Life of a Sadhu

Kumbh Mela Baba . Allahabad

Kumbh Mela Spiritual Festival, pilgrimage Allahabad, India This sadhu (renunciate) is almost buried in the malas (lit. "garlands") of rudrasksha beads he is wearing.

Shiva Raj Giri, Naga baba (naked sadhu) in Haridwar telling mantras with his mala. #Mala has 108 beads.

Shiva Raj Giri, Naga baba (naked sadhu) in Haridwar telling mantras with his mala. Mala has 108 beads.

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