One of the Doms, an untouchable who leads cremation ceremonies, stands by the eternal flame at dawn in the city of Varanasi.

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One of the Doms, an untouchable who leads cremation ceremonies, stands by the eternal flame at dawn in the city of Varanasi, India, He looks out towards the river Ganga (the Ganges) a holy river for Hindus. A shivaite trident can be seen in the temple.
Location: Marnikarnika Ghat, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India