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Kinga z liƛciem
Kinga w okularach
River life
A child selling gum at the international border. San Diego -Tijuana
Elephant
Curly Plant
Mushrooms
small waterfall in the green forest
Two colored rose in full bloom
Snowfire rose with a beautiful bee in the middle of pollen
SURFERS THROUGH THE MIST
Faith
Sunset over the Grand Canyon
"El Cuate"
Summertime
Into the fog
Brothers
Playing under an apricot tree
Concentration
Praying Mantis
Young lamas inside the red walls
The Eiffel tower
The loneliness
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Faith

Faith is a precious ray of light that pulls us out of our inner darkness. The same faith, at times, takes on frightening proportions.many devotees pierce their bodies with hooks, skewers and lances called vel. Some even try pulling tractors or other heavy objects with the hooks in their skin; o theirs pierce their tongue and cheek to impede speech and thereby attain full concentration on the Lord. They enter into a trance during such piercing due to the incessant drumming and chanting.

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Kolaghat, India
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2018
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Date Uploaded: July 3, 2018, 6:39 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 85mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO320
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