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Devotee during Holi festival

A young devotee with a head shield is entering the temple premises a midst the hues of red powder thrown by the crowd during Holi festival. This head shield is used by them to avoid injury from the blows of women, performed traditionally.

TAGS: Holi, India, Red

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Suri, India
Member since 2014
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© Somenath Mukhopadhyay.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2014
Total Views: 36
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 1:52 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 97mm
Shutter Speed: 1/179
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO400
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