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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A LIFE IN A BAG

They call them "babas", a word very common in India that can mean friend, father, grandfather or uncle. A Sadhu (good man), chooses to leave everything behind, following the "Sannyasa" (renunciation). He chooses to live a life apart from the edges of society to focus on his own spiritual practice. A very tiny and simple life. A life so small that can fit in a bag, as I heard from someone of them.

TAGS: India, Sadhu, Varanasi

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Longarone, Italy
Member since 2017
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© Mauro De Bettio.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2018
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f1.8
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION Varanasi, India