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Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 24 March 2014 in Architecture and Portfolio.

A huge bell inside the Monastery

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/60 second F/4.0 ISO 800 13 mm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Stunning bell.

24 Mar 2014 5:30am

@Jypyä Pop: :))) Jypya

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

The frame must be stronger than it looks to hold the weight of such a big bell, but with those decorations it's nice it can be seen

24 Mar 2014 6:43am

@Doug: Yes Doug. It's made of iron .You can see the hammer like tong on top!!

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Magnificent bell and I like the colourful surrounds in the Monastery.

24 Mar 2014 6:59am

@Stephen: Gold, red and green are seen everywhere in Buddhist Temples Stephen ;)

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Magnifique ...
De belles couleurs toniques.)

24 Mar 2014 8:56am

@tataray: Merci tataray ;)

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

looks very heavy and would take some lifting.

24 Mar 2014 9:11am

@Jules: Absolutely Jules:)

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

De belles couleurs et une belle composition

24 Mar 2014 9:42am

@Martine Libouton: Merci Martine:)

Gerard1948 from Spain

Impressive and beautiful. A very nice shooting, I like the framing and colors.
Have a good week.

24 Mar 2014 10:34am

@Gerard1948: Thank you Gerard :)

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A very colourful image Devi! A fine looking bell! ;-)

24 Mar 2014 1:07pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thank you Eric :))))

Don from Spokane, United States

A good shot of this huge bell. Excellent capture of the metallic color.

24 Mar 2014 2:27pm

@Don: Thank you Don :)

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

I would love to hear the tone of this bell ... it is beautifully decorated.

24 Mar 2014 3:08pm

@Kate: It has a very clear and strong and musical sound Kate....and the sound reverberates for a few seconds...

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Very impressive capture! The natural light has added beauty here!

24 Mar 2014 3:35pm

@mohkum: Thank you mohkum :)))

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Love colours!

24 Mar 2014 3:41pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena :)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle cloche et image sueprbe et ce support rouge mervielleux.

24 Mar 2014 4:42pm

@Nicou: Merci Nicou :)

Oiva from Turku, Finland

I love these colorful pictures, they are really beautiful! Cool clock!:-))Haleja.

Happy Monday ,my good friend!

24 Mar 2014 5:25pm

@Oiva: I am happy you like it Oiva:)

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Very handsome bell. I would like to hear it too.

24 Mar 2014 5:25pm

@ursulakatariina: :))))))))))))))))) Ursula I have a miniature of this... Chinese Bell.....and the sound is amazing..I shall post the picture after this series is over:)

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I can just hear it in my imagination. Nice.

24 Mar 2014 5:41pm

@B. Thomas: That's wonderful B :)

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture of this huge bell, Devi. Excellent details and colours.
Kovil MaNi Osaithannai kettatharo ...
Lovely. Thank you for the nice comments.
Aakaya VeNNilavu tharaimeethu vandhathenna,
Nalla nalla pattukkaLai ketkaththano ... :)

24 Mar 2014 6:33pm

@Sam: Thank you Sam :)))))))))))))) NilavukaL Malarattum...

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautifully composed to show off not only the bell but also the colorful surroundings

24 Mar 2014 6:43pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

MEC from Setúbal, Afghanistan

Beautiful bell.

24 Mar 2014 9:34pm

@MEC: Thank you MEC :)

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

A really beautiful bell ... Fabulous shot !!! The colors are wonderful ...

24 Mar 2014 11:31pm

@Baldwin Vandewalle: Thank you Baldwin :)

Ramu Sangabathula from Jersey City, United States

superb, did you try playing it.., it must be giving loud sound.

25 Mar 2014 3:21am

@Ramu Sangabathula: No way Ramu...It was behind a fence:)))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine capture

25 Mar 2014 4:19am

@john4jack: Thank you John :)

Etsu from Japan

Wonderful image of the bell in nice colors and textures. The size seems to be smaller than I imagine. The painting on the wall behind the bell is beautiful, too. Have a nice day. :)

25 Mar 2014 4:24am

@Etsu: There was a bigger Bell in the Indo Nippon Monastery...outside in the compound..but the shot came out poorly... Thank you Etsu

L'angevine from Angers, France

d'intéressantes couleurs

25 Mar 2014 3:14pm

@L'angevine: Merci L'angevine :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A fine shot of the beautiful bell.

25 Mar 2014 11:51pm

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

well framed

27 Mar 2014 10:19am

1/60 second
ISO 800
13 mm