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Down the Ganges From Snow to Sea


Chasing the Sacred: Down the Ganges From Snow to Sea | PROOF

Chasing the Sacred: Down the Ganges From Snow to Sea | PROOF

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The idea was simple. Follow the holy waters of this river source to sea. Climb to the top of the Ganges watershed and follow its flow through the Himalaya, across the Gangetic plain and through the delta to where it kisses the ocean. It would be the classic, age-old river trip down India’s lifeline—a window into the country’s culture, religion, industry, birth, ritual, and love, even death. The goal would be to document the river and the world around it and even measure water quality en route.

Beautiful Sunday read.

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