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For peace and prosperity

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 3 July 2014 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

A senior Priest performing a ritual in a Temple in a village.....for universal peace, brotherhood and prosperity.

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Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle scène et vue avec les flammes superbe compo.

3 Jul 2014 5:43am

@Nicou: Merci Nicou:)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

These rituals are in good causes. Interesting picture.

3 Jul 2014 6:01am

@Jypyä Pop: Thank you Jypya..I stronly believe in the power of good thoughts and chants:)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful photo of traditions . Superb framing and colors !

3 Jul 2014 6:23am

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene:)

gerard1948 from Spain

Excellent composition and beautiful colors. A benevolent thought from the priest, but I do not believe men are too cruel and too stupid for that to happen.
Have a good day.

3 Jul 2014 6:30am

@gerard1948: Thank you gerard...let there be brotherhood and pecae and love among all the countries...that's our wish and prayers:)

PATRICK from miramas, France

splendide compo

3 Jul 2014 6:32am


ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Great capture. I wish we people would learn to live in piece but somehow I think that's something we'll never see...

3 Jul 2014 6:36am

@ursulakatariina: You are right Ursula..even when people wish to live in peace there are a few who like to disrupt peace !!!

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Having just read thru today's news stories, anything is worth a try . .

3 Jul 2014 6:39am

@Ronnie 2¢: You are right Ronnie.. Sometimes I wonder why so much eveil is prevalent !!!

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

A senior Priest performing a ritual in a Temple in a village.....for universal peace, brotherhood and prosperity.

3 Jul 2014 6:46am

@Dimitrios: Thank you Dimitrios:)

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Very interesting to see, hope he casts some prosperity on you Devi :)

3 Jul 2014 7:02am

@Ainsley: Thank you Ainsley...For the world, yes:)

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Superbe prise! j'aime beaucoup! Bravo

3 Jul 2014 7:27am

@Martine Libouton: Merci martine:)

Ram from Chennai, India


3 Jul 2014 7:56am

@Ram: Thank you Ram :)

omid from mashhad, Iran

very niec shot
with beautiful frame, colors & lighting!
Amazing !!!!!

3 Jul 2014 8:39am

@omid: Thank you Omid:)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Great capture !

3 Jul 2014 11:03am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro:)

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

I sincerely hope that this ceremony and good wishes of the priest become a reality in the world. Best regards Devi! Thanks a lot!

3 Jul 2014 11:34am

@Adela Fonts: Thank you Adela...we all wish that too:)

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Wonderful and deep scene !! Nice composition. That's a great culture portrait.

3 Jul 2014 12:40pm

@Josep: Thank you Josep:)))))

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Excellent capture and presentation! Informative too!

3 Jul 2014 1:50pm

@mohkum: Thank you mohkum:)))

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine image of this Priest and his spiritual setting. A very attractive image.

3 Jul 2014 2:25pm

@Don: Thank you Don:))

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like seeing your traditions up close - lovely image

3 Jul 2014 6:16pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie...I appreciate:)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

I hope his efforts are successful! This is a very beautiful image.

3 Jul 2014 6:35pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you Steve...I hope so too:)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Jolie scène ... )

3 Jul 2014 7:09pm

@tataray: Merci Tataray :)

Patrick M. from France, France

Hello Devi, they are event that I 'would love to actually see! beautiful your picture!

3 Jul 2014 9:10pm

@Patrick M.: Thank you Patrick...I appreciate that:)

Sam from Chennai, India

A beautiful presentation of this Homam for universal Peace, Harmony and Brotherhood.
Nicely done, Devi. Hope such efforts will bring better understanding and peace. Thank you. :)

4 Jul 2014 4:05am

@Sam: Thank you Sam:) I supose it is already working....the nurses have been released are being flown back:) Now must wait for the workers to be released :)))

Langevine from Angers, France

intéressante action

4 Jul 2014 5:52am

@Langevine: Merci Langevine:)

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wonderful!!...very divine.

4 Jul 2014 7:00am

@PRASHANT: Thank you Prasanth:)

ceteceva from France

Merci pour cette présentation de rituel religieux.
Cette photo traduit bien l'ambiance de la cérémonie.

4 Jul 2014 8:02am

@ceteceva: Merci ceteceva:)

aaanouel from Heredia, Costa Rica

Excellent photo Devi, congrats!!!!
✎ ✔✔✔✔✔ Txs4Sharing

4 Jul 2014 12:42pm

@aaanouel: Thank you Augusto :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

am3 share your Photo on Facebook pl check ..

4 Jul 2014 5:31pm

@PRASHANT: Thank you PRASHANTH for the info:))) I checked it out..Thank you :)

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Haha, I just read my earlier comment... Of course I was trying to speak about peace and not about pieces... :)

5 Jul 2014 7:39am

@ursulakatariina: You are not wrong Ursula.. Let peole live like one " Piece" of fabric woven with love and understanding :))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

I wish him all the success - we definitely need it!!!

7 Jul 2014 9:58am

@Jules: Thank you Jules.. Yes we do....looking at the things that are happening these days!!!

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