Rehearsals For Beating Retreat Ceremony
Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers ride their camels in front of India’s presidential palace Rashtrapati Bhavan during a rehearsal for the ‘Beating the Retreat’ ceremony at Raisina Hills on January 24, 2013 in New Delhi, India.
The ceremony symbolizes retreat after a day on the battlefield, and marks the official end of the Indian Republic Day celebrations. It is held every year on January 29.
Photo by Sonu Mehta/Hindustan Times via Getty Images