[Allahabad, India; September 24. Image via Getty]

Indian Hindu women bathe a child as they take a holy dip in the river water at Sangam, the confluence of the Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati rivers, in Allahabad on September 24, 2009. Sangam is one of Hinduism's most important centers where thousand of devotees gather to perform rituals throughout the year. AFP PHOTO/Diptendu DUTTA. (Photo credit should read DIPTENDU DUTTA/AFP/Getty Images)