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Twirling at Museum of Science and Industry
The Old Red Truck
Fall colours
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Caterpillar Close Up
Revolution-Era Iron Furnace
Simply beautiful
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Human Compass
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a path used by many
Little Boy Fun
Sun-basking bench
Recluse
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Métier
A Sitting Parisian
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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In Myanmar, becoming a novice monk is a great honor for families. It’s customary for every young boy to enter a Buddhist monastery, starting with an initiation ceremony known as Shin Pyu, where children as young as 18 months take part.

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Date Taken: 12.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Bagan, Myanmar