Janmashtami

Devotees build a pyramid in an attempt to break the "Dahi handi," an earthen pot filled with curd, an integral part of celebrations to mark Janmashtami, in Mumbai, India, Thursday, Aug 29, 2013. Janmashtami is the festival that marks the birth of Hindu God Krishna.

Rafiq Maqbool/AP

Devotees build a pyramid in an attempt to break the “Dahi handi,” an earthen pot filled with curd, an integral part of celebrations to mark Janmashtami, in Mumbai, India, on Thursday. Janmashtami is the festival that marks the birth of Hindu god Krishna