arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
Women dance during an LGBT bloc party in the streets of Philadelphia.
Backlit langur mother and young
Waiting for a miracle
Mosque
Fog
Sounding the Conches
Reflection in an alpine lake.
: Butter Lamps & Incense
Happy plants underneath a pink sky.
The flower market in Dadar, Mumbai
Behind the Curtain
Holy Bath
Candle light offering
Moving jungle...
Whiskers Lit
The Rhythm of Life
Ladybird
Shadow of novices
Saker Falcon
Messenger of the Gods
Paddling at Bowman Lake
Iceberg Lake from Iceberg Notch in Glacier National Park
South Indian women trying Kashmiri costume for first time
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Holy Bath

The devotees take a holy bath to purify their bodies and spirits, an essential daily ritual for sanctifying the commencement of another day of worship.

TAGS: Nepal, Women

photographer avatar
Miyazaki, Japan
Member since 2015
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Mick Stetson.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2016
Total Views: 23
Filed Under: Travel
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 3:26 a.m.
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Kathmandu, Nepal