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Jan. 14, 2013. Hindu devotees bathe in the waters of the holy Ganges river during the bathing day of Makar Sankranti of the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, India.
holy Ganges river
Bathing day of Makar Sankranti of the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad, India
highest levels of fecal coliforms in a river on the planet. The Ganges.