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Installation of Flag Post 5

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 19 May 2017 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

meanwhile, inside the Temple hall, a Vedic Scholar has finished chanting and imbuing the water in the small metal pots you see, with energy and offers camphor. The Post will be washed with this holy water

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Interesting image and information

19 May 2017 5:17am

@Jypyä Pop: :)) Happy you find this interesting Jypya :) Have a nice weekend :)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Belle composition attrayante. )

19 May 2017 6:31am

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray :)

Marjolein from Netherlands

What nice to see and read all this rituals

19 May 2017 8:42am

@Marjolein: Thank you Marjolein :)))

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Merci pour les explications !!! une très belle prise!

19 May 2017 8:55am

@Martine Libouton: Merci beaucoup Martine :)

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

impressive frame

19 May 2017 9:39am

@Dimitrios: Thank you Dimitrios :)

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire Pays de la Loire, France

Certainement une belle cérémonie.

19 May 2017 9:54am

@Captain Guildive Ajoupa: Thank you Captain :)))

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful framing of the scene .

19 May 2017 9:55am

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :)

Shaun from Thorton, United States

This is a wonderful image, and your information is great to read.

19 May 2017 11:59am

@Shaun: Thank you for the appreciation Shaun :)))

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Amazing custom.

19 May 2017 2:01pm

@Tomek: :))) Thank you Tomek :))

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful imsge of the preparations and information. A nice series.
Have a great weekend. Thank you Devi. :)

19 May 2017 2:26pm

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

what a nice thorough job you are doing on this doc series

19 May 2017 2:44pm

@grouser: Thank you very much grouser:))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle scée cette flamme ces ofrandes sueprbe.

19 May 2017 3:11pm

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup mon ami Nicou :)

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Beautiful display of ceremonial pots and dishes etc.

19 May 2017 3:27pm

@Lewis: Thank you very much Lewis :)

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Interesting info and a fine photo.

19 May 2017 3:53pm

@Willem: Thank you Willem :)

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

Nice shot

19 May 2017 4:39pm

@Claudiel: Thank you Claudiel :))

Dany Kervran from Morillon, France

This is an impressive ceremony ; beautiful colours for this scene.

19 May 2017 4:45pm

@Dany Kervran: Thank you Dany :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful image of this part of the ceremony. The overall process is more elaborate than I had imagined.

19 May 2017 4:45pm

@Steve Rice: I have not presented here the rituals before this..It is a longer one :)

Brockaly from Leominster, United Kingdom

It's a complicated process, rich colour.

19 May 2017 7:16pm

@Brockaly: Yes it is :)) Thank you. Have a nice weekend:)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

A complicated ritual - beautifully documented

19 May 2017 8:03pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :))

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

now the ceremony starts to seem significant

19 May 2017 11:50pm

@Harry: Thank you Harry :))

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I agree with Ruthie.

20 May 2017 12:44am

@Irene: Thank you Irene :)

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is very colorful! A wonderful series regarding culture and ritual. I like it! Have a great weekend Devi!

20 May 2017 1:24am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you Elaine :)) You too :)

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

A very nice image.

20 May 2017 4:09am

@Michael Rawluk: Thank you Michael :)

L'Angevine from Angers, France

agréable recherche

20 May 2017 8:09am

@L'Angevine: :)) Merci beaucoup Bon Weekend :))

L'Angevine from Angers, France

agréable recherche

20 May 2017 8:19am

@L'Angevine: Merci beaucoup Bon weekend :)

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

A very well documented ritual. A showy colors.

20 May 2017 11:02am

@Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia): Thank you

farNaaz50 from Gorgan, Iran

I love that dish with candle and incense and I love to know what is in it ?

20 May 2017 2:03pm

@farNaaz50: farNaaz...that is a shallow bowl made of the metal tin and it has sea sand spread in it:)))

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Looks like a feast is on the way too!

20 May 2017 6:19pm

@Curly: Ha ha !! No feast but some sweet Rice Sugar Pudding for every offering made to the God here :))

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Interesting image ! I like it.

21 May 2017 7:22am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :)

: Helen : from is currently photographing at home in, Australia


21 May 2017 8:43am

@: Helen :: Thank you Helen :)

1/160 second
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15 mm