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Offering Lights

A couple lights candles as an offering to Buddha in a limestone cave near Mawlamyine, Myanmar. Candles are a common offering in Buddhism, representing gratitude for the light of its teachings.

TAGS: Cave, Couple, Culture, Myanmar, People, Places, Travel

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Yangon, Myanmar
Member since 2014
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Photo of the Day: 06.24.19 Editors' Pick
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© Zay Yar Lin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2019
Total Views: 3569
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: June 12, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D850
Focal Length: 19mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Mawlamyine, Myanmar