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View of the Kundas or bathing places, Nasik 12518

View of the Kundas or bathing places, Nasik 12518

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1875

Shelfmark: Photo 125/1(8)

Item number: 12518

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a view of the Kundas or bathing places in Nasik. Nasik is one of the holy cities of Hinduism as it is believed to be one of the places where Rama spent his exile with Sita and Lakshmana. The town lies on both sides of the Godavari river, which is considered to be sacred and has many temples, shrines and bathing ghats. Every twelve years pilgrims come from all over India in occasion of the Kumbha Mela to purify themselves by bathing in the river.

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