A Nepalese Sadhu (Hindu holy man) gestures after arriving ahead of the forthcoming Hindu Maha Shivaratri festival near the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu on February 25, 2014. Hindus mark the Maha Shivratri festival by offering special prayers and fasting, with sadhus arriving at Pashupatinath to take part in the event, which takes place on February 27. AFP PHOTO/Prakash MATHEMA        (Photo credit should read PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP via Getty Images)