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Women beat men with sticks during Holi Festival

A group of women hit men with wooden sticks. According to a tradition that has its roots in Hindu mythology, men from Barsana are soaked in coloured water by men and beaten with sticks by women as they arrive at Nandgaon, Lord Krishna’s village during Holi Festival.

TAGS: Festival, Holi, India, Stick

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2014
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Filed Under: Culture and the Arts
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2014, 5:55 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION Nandgaon, Uttar Pradesh, India