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A young girl peeks into the all-men's section during Tashlich, an ancient annual ritual to cast off one's sins into the water, here performed over the Williamsburg section of the East River in Brooklyn, New York on September 24, 2020. (Photo by: Yana Paskova for The New York Times/the National Geographic Society)

A young girl peeks into the all-men's section during Tashlich, an ancient annual ritual to cast off one's sins into the water, here performed over the Williamsburg section of the East River in Brooklyn, New York on September 24, 2020. (Photo by: Yana Paskova for The New York Times/the National Geographic Society)