Entry Title: "Religious Trance"
Name: Alek Shnayder , United States
Category and Expertise: Photo Essay and Feature Story|Culture|Travel/Tourism, Non-Professional

Entry Description: A pilgrim pulls on against the ropes hooked into his backs, during a Hindu procession leading to the Batu Caves of Malaysia.

About the Artist:

Born in Moscow, migrated to United States in 1992, and moved throughout childhood. Graduated With Design BFA in 2009.