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ADORATION
Canabis
Infinite Summer
Old House 1
Preserving A Sunset
Fly By
Beauty Care Taker
House
Reincarnation
I Love
Sunset over San Remo Building in NYC
PRAYER
A man with his yalk
So Close Yet So Far
Kecak Dance
Silent Station
Playing
fishing at dusk
His Holiness the XIV. Dalai Lama at a teaching in Frankfurt, Germany
Always Remember
The Bridge
Yummy
Uluwatu Sunset
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
PRAYER

Buddha Purnima or Buddha Jayanti is a Buddhist festival that marks Gautama Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. It celebrates the basic beliefs of Buddhism - karunaa (kindness) and ahimsa (non-violence). Buddhists perform meditation; observe the eight percepts of Buddhism, eat only vegetarian food and do charity.

TAGS: Festival, India, Lantern, Light, Monk, Peace, Temple

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© Pinki Biswas Sanyal.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f3.2
ISO: ISO5000
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