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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Old and Young

Nepali Buddhist devotee and monks were carrying candles to celebrate a Buddhist festival. Candles are a traditional part of Buddhist rituals. The light of the burning candle flame symbolizes the enlightenment of the Buddha.

TAGS: Candle, Festival, Fire, Monk, Nepal

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© Yan Li.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
Total Views: 69
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 3:19 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO4000
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PHOTO LOCATION Kathmandu, Nepal