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Ashokan
Giraffe Sunset
Bright Beijing colors
Pattaya City
Daredevils
Tourists
The other land
Scale
Sunset on a rocky hill
From the series, Female Identity in Tanzania (A place I dont call home)
Praying for the king
Treviso riflessa
 July 14th, 2016 Yellow leaf in the sunlight at the Lyndale Park Peace Garden.
Mare monochromatico
The waiting
Boats in Genoa
Grandmother Care
Pelea de Gallos
Students playing in classroom, Cambodia
The Colosseum and the Full Moon
Approaching the edge of the earth...
Skating
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Praying for the king

Songkran, or Thai New Year, is a Buddhist festival and the kingdom’s most important public holiday. The word Songkran is derived from Sanskrit and means "Astrological Passage". Traditionally, the dates for the festival were set by Brahmin priests, but these days the dates are fixed. Songkran marks the end of the dry season – April is Thailand’s hottest month – and the beginning of the annual rains in the fifth month of the Thai lunar year. Many Thais visit their local temple to pray and to wash their Buddha icons.

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Date Taken: 04.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
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