arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Bee in the Fox Glove
A woman approaching the bus stop in Carriacou
pinecone
A grave in a beachside cemetery, where the land has been reclaimed by the water.
sunset on the nolichucky
This photograph was taken at Puskar, while they were taking rest outside a Temple .
Child in his family kitchen in the Rroma seattlement of Zmeu, not far from Targu Frumos, Romania
A policeman looking out the station window in St. George, Grenada
Yellow Cloaked Cucumber Beetle
an old gas station and grocery store in southern Utah.
Yaquina Head Lighthouse Oregon Coast
Chhat festival which is actualy to worship the Sun .
A ferris wheel in Avignon, France
Sunlit trees in Fall
cloud formations in the southwest u.s.a.
Fun by the river
Laughter in the hut
Plenty of room for everyone
Washington Monument in cherry blossom season
United States Air Force Academy Chapel and Core Values Wall, Parents Weekend 2008
Devotees gather with lit oil-lamps at day break to offer prayers during the Chhat Festival.
Winged Victory
A lady clad in a dazzling yellow sari awaits in the midst of sarees laid down to dry.
6th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Chhat festival which is actualy to worship the Sun .

Chhat festival which is actualy to worship the Sun .

TAGS: Festival, India, People, Ritual

photographer avatar
Kolkata, India
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Ashoke kumar Ghosh.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2006
Filed Under: Travel
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2008, 9:35 a.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: FinePix S9500
Focal Length: 9.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/5
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION India