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Dussehra 2020

The festival commemorates the victory of god Rama over demon king Ravana, and is a celebration of the victory of good over evil.

October 25, 2020

An effigy of Ravana during the Dussehra celebration, in Kolkata.

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People look on as an effigy of demon king Ravana burns during Dussehra festival, in Gurugram.

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People look on as an effigy of demon king Ravana burns during Dussehra festival at Karkardooma, in New Delhi.

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People take part in a procession during Dussehra festival, in Vijayawada.

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Artists perform Ramlila during Dussehra festival, in New Delhi.

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People look on as an effigy of demon king Ravana burns during Dussehra festival at Karkardooma, in New Delhi.

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People look on as an effigy burns during Dussehra festival, in New Delhi.

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An effigy of demon king Ravana burns during Dussehra festival, in Gurugram.

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Artists dressed as Lord Ram, Laxman and Hanuman before burning an effigy of demon King Ravana during Dussehra festival, in New Delhi.

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People look on as an effigy of demon king Ravana burns during Dussehra festival at Karkardooma, in New Delhi.

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People watch Ramlila during Dussehra festival, in New Delhi.

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An effigy of demon king Ravana burns during Dussehra festival, in New Delhi.

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People look out from behind a curtain to watch Dussehra festival celebrations held where access was restricted due to the coronavirus pandemic at Karkardooma, New Delhi.

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People look out from behind a curtain to watch Dussehra festival celebrations held where access was restricted due to the coronavirus pandemic at Karkardooma, New Delhi.

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People look out from behind a curtain to watch Dussehra festival celebrations held where access was restricted due to the coronavirus pandemic at Karkardooma, New Delhi.

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People get sanitised as they enter Ramleela ground during Dussehra Festival, at Karkardooma in New Delhi.

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Children dressed as Lord Hanuman aim their bows and arrows towards an effigy of demon king Ravana during Dussehra celebrations, in Amritsar.

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Members of Bajrang Sena dressed as Lord Hanuman celebrate near an effigy of demon king Ravana during Dussehra celebrations, in Amritsar.

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Effigies of mythological demon king Ravana, his brother Kumbhakaran, his son Meghnad and novel coronavirus are seen before they are burnt, marking the end of Dussehra festival at Karkardooma, New Delhi.

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An effigy of novel coronavirus is seen at Karkardooma, New Delhi.

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Artist perform Ramlila during Dussehra festival, at Karkardooma in New Delhi.

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People watching Ramlila during Dussehra festival, at Karkardooma in New Delhi.

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People prepare to burn effigies of mythological demon king Ravana, center and his brothers marking the end of Dussehra festival at Karkardooma, New Delhi.

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A burning effigy of Ravana during the Dussehra celebrations, in Amritsar.

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Members of Bharatiya Kisan Union burn an effigy during the Dussehra celebrations, in Bathinda.

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Commitee members and craftsmen work on a 'corona effigy' of demon King Ravana at Balaji Ramlila Committee ground, ahead of Dussehra festival, in East Delhi.

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Vendor Babulal sits near the effigies of demon king Ravana, put on display for sale, ahead of Dushera festival, at Titarpur in New Delhi.

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Artists busy in making effigies of demon King Ravana ahead of the Dussehra festival in Bhopal.

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A worker makes an effigy of Ravana for the upcoming Dussehra festival, in Hyderabad.

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