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Today in Pics – Agusut 25, 2014

Women offer prayers to a peepal tree on the auspicious occasion of Somvati Amavasya in Allahabad on Monday (Aug. 25, 2014).

Women offer prayers to a peepal tree on the auspicious occasion of Somvati Amavasya in Allahabad on Monday (Aug. 25, 2014). Somvati Amavasya is the no moon day that falls on a Monday in a traditional Hindu lunar calendar. It is a rare occurrence in a year and is considered highly auspicious. (Source: AP)

Devotees arrive to take a holy dip in the River Ganges on the auspicious occasion of Somvati Amavasya in Allahabad. (Source: AP)

Women dry their cloths after a holy dip at Sangam at the confluence of the Rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati, during the auspicious occasion of Somvati Amavasya in Allahabad. (Source: AP)

Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, center, walks barefoot as he is shown around during his visit at the Bangla Sahib Gurudwara in New Delhi.

Clegg is on a three-day visit to India to strengthen bilateral economic ties. (Source: AP)

Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, center, poses for a photograph after paying obeisance at the Bangla Sahib Gurudwara or Sikh temple in New Delhi, India, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Clegg is on a three-day visit to India to strengthen bilateral economic ties. (Source: AP)

Britain’s Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, third left, holds a sword presented to him by temple authorities at the Bangla Sahib Gurudwara in New Delhi. (Source: AP)

Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, fifth from left, offers prayers with folded hands during his visit to the Bangla Sahib in New Delhi. (Source: AP)

Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, center, speaks to a Sikh leader during his visit at the Bangla Sahib Gurudwara. (Source: AP)

A Lord Ganesha Idol being taken to Surat for decoration on the Flying Rani train at Bombay Central. Ganesh Chaturthi begins from Friday (August 29). (Source: Express photo by Pradeep Kocharekar)

A Lord Ganesha Idol being taken to Surat for decoration on the Flying Rani train at Bombay Central (Source: Express photo by Pradeep Kocharekar)

Lord Ganesha Idols being taken to their destinations on cranes at Lalbaug. (Source: Express photo by Pradeep Kocharekar)

Lord Ganesha Idols being passing through Lalbaug. (Source: Express photo by Pradeep Kocharekar)