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A New Dawn
The Turquoise Water
Long neck Grandma
Banded Anole in rainforest
Cole Tit loses its meal
Playground stories
Number 1 Train at train museum
Winter in Kc
Puffin at Sumburgh
Foggy Morning Paddle
Reflection of the sunrise over lake
Sumo Ritual 1
Beautiful Mountains
Feeding the birds
Two Bees on Flower
White Breasted Nuthatch
Fall and Winter Cove
MAN AT A FORMAL SUITS STAND.
Pier at Night
Street Dog on a Bridge in Peru
Frozen Fox
A fast-moving storm in Corolla, NC
FLORESCENT BANGKOK
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Sumo Ritual 1

Sumo is a form of competitive full-contact wrestling where a rikishi attempts to force his opponent out of a circular ring or into touching the ground with any body part other than the soles of his feet. The sport originated in Japan, the only country where it is practised professionally. The sport is steeped in rituals. Before every bout, the 2 wrestlers have to perform certain rites.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2018
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: ILCE-6500
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO3200
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