Selfies to rallies, it’s a saffron wave in Ram Navami celebrations

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Artists dressed as lord Hanuman takes a selfie during a procession celebrating Ram Navami in New Delhi. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Artists dressed as lord Hanuman takes a selfie during a procession celebrating Ram Navami in New Delhi. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Behrupiya artist from Delhi pose around a ‘Shivling’ (a representation of a unique combination of Shiva and Shakti) . (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Behrupiya artist from Delhi pose around a ‘Shivling’ (a representation of a unique combination of Shiva and Shakti) . (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Lord Hanuman’s monkey sena line up for a photo. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Lord Hanuman’s monkey sena line up for a photo. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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A fire-eater from Punjab performs to the heady beat of the traditional dhol. Participants from various states danced, sang and performed as they walked the 5km long rally. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

A fire-eater from Punjab performs to the heady beat of the traditional dhol. Participants from various states danced, sang and performed as they walked the 5km long rally. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Students in traditional outfit make the best of the moment as they pose for a friend’s camera. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Students in traditional outfit make the best of the moment as they pose for a friend’s camera. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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A cold water bottle provides some respite from the hot day . Enthusiasm remained high despite the heat. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

A cold water bottle provides some respite from the hot day . Enthusiasm remained high despite the heat. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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A woman dressed as Jhansi ki Rani, left, takes a selfie with members VHP women’s wing Durga Vahini in front of Ram Mandir replica. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

A woman dressed as Jhansi ki Rani, left, takes a selfie with members VHP women’s wing Durga Vahini in front of Ram Mandir replica. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Members of VHP’s women’s wing Durga Vahini taking a group selfie before the procession. Approximately 5000 people participated in this march. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Members of VHP’s women’s wing Durga Vahini taking a group selfie before the procession. Approximately 5000 people participated in this march. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Hindu youth sit atop a truck before the start of the procession from Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan to Karol Bagh. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Hindu youth sit atop a truck before the start of the procession from Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan to Karol Bagh. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Enthusiastic youth take a picture with a sword during the event. 105 tableaux participated showcasing various initiatives like (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Enthusiastic youth take a picture with a sword during the event. 105 tableaux participated showcasing various initiatives like (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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Many youth showed swords, knife and flags as they participated in the rally. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

Many youth showed swords, knife and flags as they participated in the rally. (Raj K Raj/HT PHOTO)

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