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Pre-wedding turmeric purification ceremony

The women of the family, all clad in yellow, are preforming a Hindu pre-wedding ceremony in which turmeric root is ground to form a paste and then applied to the bride and groom to purify and cleanse their skin.

TAGS: Ceremony, Hindu, Illinois, United States, Wedding, Yellow

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© Chandan Banerjee.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2013
Total Views: 100
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2015, 2:58 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Itasca, Illinois, United States of America