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Nepal Holy man

A Katmandu Sadhu, or holy man, looks on from a temple. In Hinduism, a sadhu is an ascetic wandering monk. According to, Wikipdeia, the sadhu is dedicated to achieving liberation and the final stage of life through meditation and contemplation of brahman. Sadhus have left behind all material and sexual attachments. There are 4 to 5 million living in India today.

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Katmandu and beyond
A Katmandu Sadhu, or holy man, looks on from a temple.  In Hinduism, a sadhu is an ascetic wandering monk.  According to, Wikipdeia,  the sadhu is dedicated to achieving liberation and the final stage of life through meditation and contemplation of brahman.  Sadhus have left behind all material and sexual attachments.  There are 4 to 5 million living in India today.