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Burning Tree

Burning the tips of the tree branches is a tradition practiced in the indigenous community of Zuleta. The trees are planted in the middle of the space where the celebration will take place and elders light the branches one by one using a lit stick.

TAGS: Ecuador, Traditions

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Berlin, Germany
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© Galo Rivera.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2015
Total Views: 40
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 4:50 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f5
ISO: ISO800
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