17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
DIWALI LIGHTING - The photograph was taken at Mutharamman Temple near Tiruchendur in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The man was a devotee attending Dusshera Festival in this temple. He has painted his body with the colour ‘BLACK’. He has lighted a small candle on his tongue and showing other devotees that he can withstand the HEAT by his power of endurance as a follower of GOD & RELIGION.
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||Nov. 22, 2019, 7:36 a.m.
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