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Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 21 June 2017 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

lamps in a Temple lit by a few devotees The lamps are the two parts of a coconut. Oil is poured in these and wicks are inserted and lit.

CASIO EX-Z60 1/60 second F/3.1 7 mm

ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland


21 Jun 2017 6:11am

@ursulakatariina: Thank you Ursula :)

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

What a serene picture, the rest is radiating.

21 Jun 2017 6:37am

@Marjolein: Thank you Marjolein :)

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine capture of the beautiful scene. Wonderful atmosphere. Love this.
Thank you Devi. :)

21 Jun 2017 7:21am

@Sam: Thank you vry muchSam :) The Temple is the NalliNakkeswarar Temple near Uragadam.Supposed to unite family members who have drifted apart!

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle capture !

21 Jun 2017 7:59am

@Martine Libouton: Thank you Martine :)

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran

I like the shape of those coconut lamps.

21 Jun 2017 8:54am

@Ehsan Hemmati: Thank you very much Ehsan :)

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Beautiful flour drawings, a serene mood radiates.

21 Jun 2017 9:17am

@Lewis: Yes..lamps are placed on drawings made with rice flour:)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

lovely doc shot

21 Jun 2017 9:21am

@grouser: Thank you Grouser :)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very beautiful !

21 Jun 2017 9:55am

@Hiro: Thank you very much Hiro :)

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran


21 Jun 2017 10:10am

@fateme@@: Thank you for the appreciation Fateme:))

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

Une magnifique oeuvre d'art.

21 Jun 2017 11:12am

@Captain Guildive Ajoupa: Merci beaucoup Captain :)

Shaun from Thorton, United States

It is always interesting to see and learn about other faiths. A wonderful image Devi.

21 Jun 2017 11:31am

@Shaun: Thank you Very much Shaun :)

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great documentary shot with beautiful warmth in the flames!!

21 Jun 2017 11:56am

@Steven: Thank you Steven :)

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Beautiful rendering of the lights, symbols of faith!

21 Jun 2017 1:25pm

@Mireille T.: Thank you very much Mireille :)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !

21 Jun 2017 1:51pm

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :)

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Fantastic image. Wonderful capture.

21 Jun 2017 2:25pm

@Kyu: Thank you very much Kyu :)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelles bougies et offrande ces petites flammes sueprbe.

21 Jun 2017 2:41pm

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup mon ami Nicou :)

Don from Spokane, United States

These are interesting lamps using natural materials with a wick. It makes a very good looking image.

21 Jun 2017 2:43pm

@Don: Thank you very much Don :)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

They look warm and inviting

21 Jun 2017 2:46pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you very much Ruthie:))

omid from mashhad, Iran

L O V E L Y !

21 Jun 2017 3:35pm

@omid: Thank you very much Omid :)

Chetan from Gurgaon, India

The light from those kamos is magical

21 Jun 2017 3:45pm

@Chetan: Thank you Chetan :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful shot of the lamps and the art work. Very clever lamps made from coconuts.

21 Jun 2017 3:49pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you Steve.. Coconuts and limes ..both sliced into two are used to light the lamps..Eco friendly ?:))))

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

So nice! :)

21 Jun 2017 4:34pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena :)

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting designs.

21 Jun 2017 5:01pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you B:))

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Nice shot, has a very spiritual ambience.

21 Jun 2017 6:43pm

@Curly: Thank you Curly :)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Belle ambiance. )

21 Jun 2017 7:47pm

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray :)

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is beautiful! I like the design underneath. A lovely custom.

22 Jun 2017 2:08am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you Elaine:))

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

they denote a spiritual warmth

22 Jun 2017 2:36am

@Harry: Thank you Harry :)

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Very nice. I like those designs.

22 Jun 2017 3:12am

@Michael Rawluk: Thank you Michael :)

L'Angevine from Angers, France

pour la paix

22 Jun 2017 2:07pm

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

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