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A herder and his oxen
Last Cheese for Miles
Dried fish on the roadside
Boys playing with fire
 “Stairway Diva”
The source of the valley
A food delivery in Kyoto
“Pass the Time”
“Carry on”
Commuters walking along a bridge
Boaters under a bridge near Mandalay
CHHAT PUJA
A young couple speed along via bicycle
 “What does the fox say?”
A prayer from a motorbike
A colorful umbrella on a rainy day
 “Urban fauna”
A ticket taker in silhouette
Selfies on the Beach
“Twin hearts”
Azure
“Time to shine”
DRUMMER
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CHHAT PUJA

CHHAT PUJA, HELD THROUGH OUT INDIA. I TOOK THIS PHOTO IN KOLKATA, DURING THE CHHAT FESTIVAL DAY, ORGANISED BY THE BIHARIS OF KOLKATA. IT IS A RITUAL

TAGS: Festival, India, West Bengal

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Shibpur, Howrah, India
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Rabin Chakrabarti.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2012
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2014, 7:48 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 92mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION KOLKATA, WEST BENGAL, INDIA, India