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An Indian artisan from West Bengal state gives finishing touch to an idol of Hindu goddess Dashama at a workshop in Ahmadabad, India, Tuesday, July 30, 2013. The ten day long Dashama festival which begins on August 6 culminates with the immersion of the idol.

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An artisan from West Bengal puts finishing touches to a statue of Hindu goddess Dashama at a workshop in Ahmadabad. The 10-day Dashama festival, which begins on August 6, culminates with the immersion of the idol.