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Chhath Puja , Worship of god the Sun

The Goddess who is worshipped during the famous Chhath Puja is known as Chhathi Maiya. Chhathi Maiya is known as Usha in the Vedas. She is believed to be the beloved younger wife of Surya, the sun god.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 92mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO160
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