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Two old men in Nandgaon's temple

Devotees inside Krishna temple during Lathmar Holi in Nandgaon. It is a local celebration of the Hindu festival of Holi. It takes place days before the actual Holi in the neighbouring towns of Barsana and Nandgaon (Uttar Pradesh), where thousands of Hindus and tourists congregate, each year. The name means "that Holi in which people hit with sticks".

TAGS: Festival, Holi, India, Men

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2014
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2014, 4:53 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4000
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION Nandgaon, Uttar Pradesh, India