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night at the opera
Tigers nest monastery in Bhutan
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A Walk in Fire
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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A Walk in Fire

The priest Mr Babulal.....crossing the fire without any security,. It is an ancient tradition in Falen village in mathura, India. where the priest family believes that they are the descendants of Prahlad ( God) , the mythological boy , who survived in fire. Thereby , setting the stage for this age-old tradition of walking through the fire by one of the priests, a day before holi ( Festival of india)

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© RAJIV KUMAR Solanki.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2017
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 45mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO320
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PHOTO LOCATION Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India, India