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An Indian artist dressed as a devil gestures to the camera during a procession on the last day of Dusshera celebrations in Mysore, India, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. According to Hindu mythology the festival celebrates the slaying of the demon Mahishasura by the goddess Chamundeeswari or Durga and the triumph of good over evil.

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An Indian artist dressed as a devil gestures to the camera during a procession on the last day of Dusshera celebrations in Mysore, India. According to Hindu mythology the festival celebrates the slaying of the demon Mahishasura by the goddess Chamundeeswari, or Durga, and the triumph of good over evil.