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All Souls’ Day is a day when Christians remember their friends & relatives, who have passed away. This comes from an ancient belief that the souls of the dead will return, on this particular day, to have a meal with their family & friends. Candles are lit to guide the souls to their home for the meal. Although different churches celebrate All Souls’ Day on different dates but it is predominantly celebrated on the 2nd of November. In Kolkata (Calcutta) the Christian community celebrates the day in the active cemeteries of the cities.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f5.6
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