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Pritviraj, pehlwan

"The oldest living city in the world".


This morning I took this picture at sunrise near Sankathi Ghat along river Ganga in Varanasi (Benaras).


It is a first of the series of a new topic about wrestlers in Varanasi which I show here with no PP work for a change.


Here Pritvitraj is posing in a very classic way, he is the local champion of Girkoraman Kushti and trained by a Russian coach.


The gym where we did those pictures is facing river Ganga which gave this vivid colors so early in the morning.


Pehlwan means wrestler in Hindi.


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Taken on January 14, 2008