PHOTOS: Hindus mark Karthik Purnima

Published: November 28, 2012

Karthik Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu calendar month of Karthik and considered very auspicious by Hindus.


Karthik Purnima


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Hindu devotees offer prayers after taking holy dips in the River Ganges at Sonepur, in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012. Karthik Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day of the Hindu calendar month of Karthik and considered very auspicious by Hindus. Aftab Alam Siddiqui/AP


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