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MYANMAR CHILDREN IN FESTIVAL DRESS
Cheetah Hunting Wildebeest
Ijen crater lake
SORTING THE CRABS
"Jumping For Joy"
The Madrassa of Al-Nasser Muhammed.
Fishing net
Tiny grumpy crab spider.
Bathed in Golden Sunset on Clarence Strait, SE Alaska #2
Cow Portrait
"Ready, Set, Ngo!"
RITUALS OF REMEMBERING DEPARTED SOULS
epic skogafoss
vestrahorn mountains
Bathed in Golden Sunset on Clarence Strait, SE Alaska #1
Misty Mountain valley
Emerald Tree Boa
Shibuya Nexus
Squall Line On Clarence Strait, SE Alaska at Sunset
fire and ice
Thinking of Home
Squash Blossom Event Horizon
Empty Zipcar lot
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
RITUALS OF REMEMBERING DEPARTED SOULS

The photograph was taken on the Holy River Ganges in Kolkata, India. The occasion was to remember and prey for their departed relatives, specially father, grand-father and previous ones. The whole rituals happen under the guidance of the priest who is engaged to perform as a medium of the almighty.

TAGS: Hindu, India

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Kolkata, India
Member since 2014
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© Deba prasad Roy.
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 09.2017
Filed Under: Mobile
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 12, 2017, 1:28 a.m.
Camera Make: SAMSUNG
Camera Model: SM-C111
Focal Length: 4.4mm
Shutter Speed: 1/349
Aperture: f3.1
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION KOLKATA, STATE - WEST BENGAL., India