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17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Maiden Nun

A maiden nun turns her head towards the camera in a pious group of prayers. Some children are sent to the monastery at an early age to practice asceticism; they often face the conflict between the constraint of religion and the temptation of the modern society.

TAGS: China, Religion, Tibet, Women

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Paris, France
Member since 2019
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© JIAN LUO.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2019
Total Views: 13
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: April 4, 2019, 11:43 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 285mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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