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SUMI KI TRIBE - NAGALAND - THE TRIBAL PEOPLE OF NAGALAND, INDIA.
HINDU RITUAL - HINDU DEVOTEES OBSERVING THEIR LOCAL RITUALS.
FLUTE - MONKS ARE PLAYING FLUTES IN THE MONASTERY AS PER THEIR CULTURE.
ANNUAL JOURNEY TO PUSHKAR - CAMEL OWNER COMING TO ANNUAL PUSHKAR FAIR IN RAJASTHAN, INDIA.
GODDESS DURGA - "DURGA PUJA" THE MAJOR FESTIVAL OF THE BENGALI'S OF WEST BENGAL, INDIA.
USA hockey team celebrates after defeating Canada
 early in the tournament at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
USA hockey team Ryan Kesler (bottom) is mobbed after scoring a goal against Canada at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver
Nowruz, in Persian, means "New Day" and usually occurs on March 21, the first day of spring which is also the beginning of the Persian New Year. Tajiks consider Nowruz as their biggest Celebration of
Le Passager : an ode to contemplation !


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The proposed project deals with the Buzkashi event in Tajikistan. Central Asian Turkic game Buzkashi means "goat grabbing," Players on horseback, called Chapandaz, gallop at breakneck speed fighting o
The proposed project deals with the Buzkashi event in Tajikistan. Central Asian Turkic game Buzkashi means "goat grabbing," Players on horseback, called Chapandaz, gallop at breakneck speed fighting o
The proposed project deals with the Buzkashi event in Tajikistan. Central Asian Turkic game Buzkashi means "goat grabbing," Players on horseback, called Chapandaz, gallop at breakneck speed fighting o
The proposed project deals with the Buzkashi event in Tajikistan. Central Asian Turkic game Buzkashi means "goat grabbing," Players on horseback, called Chapandaz, gallop at breakneck speed fighting o
Silhoute of Borobudur Temle, Central Java, Indonesia.
This picture take from a hill beside the temple using long tele lens.
Natural pattern from "Na Ga Pwet" mud volcano.
"Na Ga Pwet" mud volcano under the morning sun.
Scene on the stage of the elephant figure dance. As the tempo of the drum beat faster and faster, the performance become so real  as it happen on the real elephant hunting ground....
A bridge I photographed at a Japanese garden in Brooklyn, New York City.
Two men play chess for Occupy Wall Street in Union Square, New York City.
View of Times Square during sunset.
Woman in Central Park playing the violin for money.
This is the view from atop the Empire State Building in New York City. The silver building on the left is the famous Chrysler Building.
Train rider in New York City subway.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The proposed project deals with the Buzkashi event in Tajikistan. Central Asian Turkic game Buzkashi means "goat grabbing," Players on horseback, called Chapandaz, gallop at breakneck speed fighting o

The proposed project deals with the Buzkashi event in Tajikistan. Central Asian Turkic game Buzkashi means "goat grabbing," Players on horseback, called Chapandaz, gallop at breakneck speed fighting over a carcass without a head

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Dushanbe, Tajikistan
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Date Taken: 03.2010
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