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Final Preparations

Three cremations prepared for the final resting of the deceased brought to the Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu. From left to right, first platform decorated for the dead; second platform the fire is set; third platform the fire has been burning for some time. Ashes are subsequently dumped into Bagmati River to continue the journey into eternity.

TAGS: Cremation, Funeral, Hindu, Nepal

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Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America
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© Carol Copeland.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2017
Total Views: 53
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 9, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX730 HS
Focal Length: 10.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO125
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PHOTO LOCATION Kathmandu, Nepal