In Nepal division of labor by gender exists. Men are the ones that do the hard work and women are only expected to cook, wash and care for the children. This woman in the photo is preparing Masala tea, Durbar Square, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Rasmussen Torres Rasmussen ~ this looks like the "Color Run" in India. (Holi Festival, India - a Hindu spring tradition where people throw brightly colored, perfumed powder at each other in celebration of spring!
Quote about spirit "In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.
Varanasi, Ganges Which is actually the most sacred place in all of Hinduism, but they also drop people's ashes and even dead bodies into the river. Varanasi is a very sacred river but is also known for when people throw ashes in the river