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Light in the Darkness
Candle in the wind
Candle
A candle (lit for a stillborn child) that is blowing in the wind
Sun candle
Girl with fake legs
Lighting a Candle in St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Old and Young
Etchings in Glass 2
A Message
Candles in the Snow
Devotion
silent candle
Night Candle Festival
Pach'un tzij   The Poem 1
Nataxik, to remember
A Second of light
kameel'aj Paying respect
Chojmirisanik Making Clear
patan  civic duty
Mass of Light on the Patron Saint of the city.
Light of Prayer
A  young Armenian woman bows in prayer.
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Devotion

Every year thousands of Hindu devotees gather in front of Loknath Temple at Barodi for the Kartik Brati or Rakher Upobash religious festival in Narayanganj, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Faithful sit in front of candles light ( named locally as Prodip ) and absorb in prayer...Lokenath Brahmachari (31 August 1730 – 2 June 1890) also known as Baba Lokenath was a Hindu yogi and mystic who lived during. Hindu worshipers fast and pray in earnest to the gods for their favors during

TAGS: Bangladesh, Candle, Devotion, Festival, Light, Night, Smoke, Travel, Worship

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Dhaka, Bangladesh
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© Rayhan Ahmed.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 2:55 p.m.
Camera Make: samsung
Camera Model: SM-N9208
Focal Length: 4.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/13
Aperture: f1.9
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