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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Boy and Flowers

This boy was selling flowers at the Ganga Aarti Ceremony in Varanasi - India. The ceremony happens daily, and is a ritual to worship the Ganges River. Flowers are part of the offering made to the Goddess Ganga, also affectionately referred to as Maa Ganga, goddess of the holiest river in India.

TAGS: Ceremony, Flower, India

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2018
Total Views: 11
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 12:01 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D80
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/40
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Varanasi, India