Devotees at Jogini Ma Shrine.
12:42 - 13th April 2012, the first day of the Vashisht Village three day Mela (festival).
Devotees cluster round the Jogini Ma shrine, where the Guur (shaman) of the Goddess has now arrived. Women will bring their young sons for first tonsure & blessings. Men will ask the Goddess, speaking through her Guur, for advice & blessings.
photo courtesy sailesh sharma