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Blue Holes
Stargate
A man is carrying coal
Old House 2
Lone Walker
Clothes peg in rural Portugal
The passengers of the broken bus in Central Ukraine.
Habanero
A mountain kid
A Memorable Click
Hedgehog
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Canabis
Infinite Summer
Old House 1
Preserving A Sunset
Fly By
Beauty Care Taker
House
Reincarnation
I Love
Sunset over San Remo Building in NYC
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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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Buddha Purnima or Buddha Jayanti is a Buddhist festival that marks Gautama Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. It celebrates the basic beliefs of Buddhism - karunaa (kindness) and ahimsa (non-violence). Buddhists perform meditation; observe the eight percepts of Buddhism, eat only vegetarian food and do charity.

TAGS: Candles, Festival, India, Monk, People, Prayer

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Kolkata, India
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© Pinki Biswas Sanyal.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 38mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO5000
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