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Hindu Prayers

In the evening, hundreds of Hindu devotees sit and pray with lamps and food in the Baba Loknath temple during the fasting ceremony known as Rakher Upobash. The fasters will break fasting by eating when all the lamps burn out. Location: Samibag, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

TAGS: Bangladesh, Dhaka, Festival, Hindu, Temple

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Dhaka, Bangladesh
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© Shafayet Hossain Apollo.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 3877
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 2, 2018, 9:24 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Dhaka, Bangladesh