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Poetto Beach - The fishermen
Nature over time.
A boy admires a whale shark at Osaka Aquarium
WRESTLING
Girl In Park
The Black Beaches of Hawaii
Poetto Beach - The Kite
My santa cruz yummy caramel apple delight
Surf on Rocks
Daisies in the mountains
Geisha at Kyoto Festival
SITALA FESTIVAL
Geisha at Kyoto Festival
Sailing into the Sun
Ripples on the lake at sunset
Wheelchair racers in the Marine Corps Marathon
FACES
A boy contemplates the fire at a festival in Japan
A child mourns the loss of his football at the quayside in Dubrovnik
The child in the curiosity shop
COTTON MAKER
Japanese crows flying over Himeji Castle
Sunset on Lake
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
SITALA FESTIVAL

'SITALA FESTIVAL' HELD EVERY YEAR IN HOWRAH, WEST BENGAL, INDIA. IN THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY (ACCORDING TO BENGALI CALENDAR) IT IS A RITUAL. HINDUS OF THAT LOCALITY CELEBRATE AND PARTICIPATE THE FESTIVAL. THE DRUMMERS ARE HIRED BY THE ORGANIZERS FOR CELEBRATION.

TAGS: Festival, India, West Bengal

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Shibpur, Howrah, India
Member since 2014
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© Rabin Chakrabarti.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2014
Total Views: 90
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 22, 2014, 1:40 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO200
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