Paush Purnima 2018: Hindus Take Holy Bath on the Auspicious Day

Associated Press
A Sadhu offers prayers after taking the ritual dips in the water at the 'Sangam' on the auspicious day of 'Paush Purnima' in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

Sadhus perform rituals after taking holy dips on the auspicious day of 'Paush Purnima' in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

Sadhus perform rituals after taking holy dips on the auspicious day of 'Paush Purnima' in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

Devotees take holy dips on the auspicious day of 'Paush Purnima' in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

A woman offers prayers on the auspicious day of 'Paush Purnima' in Allahabad. (Image: AP)

A Hindu holy man offers prayers after taking ritualistic dips at 'Sangam' on the auspicious day of 'Paush Purnima' during the annual traditional fair of Magh Mela in Allahabad. (Image: AP)