Devotees try to form a human pyramid to break a clay pot containing curd during the celebrations to mark the Hindu festival of Janmashtami in Mumbai on August 10, 2012. Janmashtami, which marks the birthday of Hindu god Krishna, is being celebrated across the country. Via Reuters, Danish Siddiqui
Meenakshi Temple in Madurai, India ... extraordinary!
and the spices were ground and ready to be sprinkled on the guests' meals