Om Nama Shivaya

A dwarf leads the Naga Babas, Naked Yogis, of Juna Akhara chanting “OM NAMA SHIVAYA!” From the 1998 Kumbh Mela in Hardwar. Share PostTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

Initiation of Naga Babas

Initiation

Baba Rampuri takes you inside the initiation of Naga Babas, traditional naked yogis, at the Kumbh Mela. Intimate and enlightening take on a forbidden world, where magic happens. Share PostTwitterFacebookGoogle +1Email

INITIATION BY THE FIVE GURUS

Initiation by the Five Gurus A small troop of children followed me to a shaded area in the rocks where the barber would practice his art on my scalp as I considered my options. Should I make break for it and run?  How far was it to the main road?  …

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