Young sailors perform Bathukamma in Hussainsagar

Young Indian sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)

Indian fishermen paddle as young women sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)more
Youn Indian women sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)more
Youn Indian women sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)more
Young Indian sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)more
Indian fishermen (R) paddle as young women sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)more
Indian fishermen paddling as young women sailors (C) from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on the flower decorated coracles on Hussain Sagar Lake as they celebrate the 'Bathukamma' or 'Life Giver' Festival in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. - Women honour the 'Life giver' Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year. (Photo by NOAH SEELAM / AFP)more

Young Sailors from the Yatch club perform the traditional dance on flower decorated coracles as they celebrate the ‘Bathukamma’ or ‘Life Giver’ Festival at Hussain Sagar lake, in Hyderabad on October 15, 2018. Women honour the ‘Life giver’ Bathukamma with flowers that signify both life and eternity in their colours, seeking blessings for prosperity and a good year.

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