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This picture had been taken at the river bank of Hooghly during “Dev Deepawali” festival. In this festival wives pray for long life of their husbands and well being of their families. In the picture the Mother and Son is floating the ignited boat with the hope of reaching their prayer to the GOD.

TAGS: India, Ritual

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Kolkata, India
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© Asis Mandal.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2017
Total Views: 22
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 17, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D610
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO1250
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