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Monkeys in Lopburi town, Thailand.
Donkey on the shower
chinese fishing-net
Photographing the Eiffel Tower
Rain highlights on a leaf
Face of the space
Friends share a laugh on the Irrawaddy River - Myanmar
Lac des Béraudes
Monkeys in Lopburi town, Thailand.
endless joy
Catching the Last Rays of the Day
People's Flow
Burning horseman
Nature's star
Green watcher
A Canon Fan
Fish of the day
The Twins
April blossom
People From the mountain - Santo Antão Island
Monkeys in Lopburi town, Thailand.
Angel
A stream of moths
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
People's Flow

This photo was taken inside a local market in Kolkata (India) during Charak Puja or Gajan Festival. This festival is actually a festival of Lord Shiva where people believe that the festival will carry prosperity by eliminating the sorrow and sufferings of the previous year. This local market held a fair during this festival where all the local peoples and tourist travels to visit every year. This photo shows the extreme rush of the visitors during the festival.

TAGS: India, Life, Nikon, People

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Kolkata, India
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© Ayanava Sil.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2015
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 7:15 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2
Aperture: f20
ISO: ISO800
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