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India gears up for Navratri
A man sports a colourful headgear with traditional motifs. (Photo: AP)
A man sports a colourful headgear with traditional motifs. (Photo: AP)
People revel in the traditional Navratri dance, Garba. (Photo: AP)
People revel in the traditional Navratri dance, Garba. (Photo: AP)
Multicoloured headgears with traditional detailing are always in vogue. (Photo: AP)
Multicoloured headgears with traditional detailing are always in vogue. (Photo: AP)
Girls flaunt back tattoos with a cause this Navratri, sparking a creative trend. (Photo: AP)
Girls flaunt back tattoos with a cause this Navratri, sparking a creative trend. (Photo: AP)
A woman works on details of the ornaments on Durga, a prominent Hindu Goddess. (Photo: AP)
A woman works on details of the ornaments on Durga, a prominent Hindu Goddess. (Photo: AP)
Artisans give final touches to an idol of Durga, before it goes up for sale. (Photo: AP)
Artisans give final touches to an idol of Durga, before it goes up for sale. (Photo: AP)
Artistes perform at an inauguration ceremony of the festival in Ahmedabad, India. (Photo: AP)
Artistes perform at an inauguration ceremony of the festival in Ahmedabad, India. (Photo: AP)
A man sculpts the effigies of Ravana, a Hindu demon, for the upcoming festival of Dussehra. (Photo: AP)
A man sculpts the effigies of Ravana, a Hindu demon, for the upcoming festival of Dussehra. (Photo: AP)