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A Hindu ascetic lights up earthen lamps called 'diyas' on an evening of November, the month of Kartik ,a sacred calendar period for Hindus.

TAGS: Festival, India, Sadhu, Tradition

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© Irfan Dar.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 4:26 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 30mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f4.2
ISO: ISO2000
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