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The Holy Vessels...

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 25 August 2019 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

The vessels in which the offerings for God is made in a Temple. The dark bottom shows the constant use of firewood. The vessels are made of brass and clay also.

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Interesting document...

25 Aug 2019 5:30am

@Jypyä Pop: Thank you Jypya :)

radha from France

indeed the custom of offering prayers to the vessels before initiating the process of cooking in an

25 Aug 2019 5:31am

@radha: Thank you Radha :) You are right :)

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Well presentation

25 Aug 2019 7:48am

suzanne from Belgium

Une très belle image !!!
Super cadrée :-)

25 Aug 2019 8:35am

@suzanne: Thank you Suzanna :)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Could you show us their details ? Do you have any close-ups ?

25 Aug 2019 8:37am

@Hiro: Sorry Hiro. I do not have any closeup shots. I shall try to get some, the next time I visit this temple :)

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

It's good to take care of the Gods, I love faith when it's peaceful

25 Aug 2019 9:57am

@By Marie: Thank you Marie. Yes..everything is good as long as it is peaceful !

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

nice simple documentary still life

25 Aug 2019 10:13am

@grouser: Thank you grouser :)

Rose from Clinton, United States

So glad you told what they are made of...that is my first thought.

25 Aug 2019 12:25pm

@Rose: Thank you Rose. Most of the Temple cooking vessels are made of clay, brass or bronze. Iron / steel are meant for the spirits, they say !

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like how you used the light here.

25 Aug 2019 1:56pm

@Ruthiebear: It was before noon Elaine !

véronique cherpantier from SAUVETERRE DE GUYENNE, France

nice framing

25 Aug 2019 2:07pm

@véronique cherpantier: Thank you Veronique :)

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A nice detail picture.

25 Aug 2019 2:19pm

@Willem: Thank you Willem :)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Excellents ces objets.

25 Aug 2019 2:30pm

@tataray: Thank you very much tataray :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

These well used cooking vessels speak to their importance.

25 Aug 2019 4:05pm

@Steve Rice: Yes..used for years I think !

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel plat et forme posée sur le sol et l'ombre superbe

25 Aug 2019 4:57pm

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup Nicou mon ami :)

mohammad from Isfahan, Iran

Again, interesting and self-explanatory recording and explanation,
Your rich culture is very amazing for me dear Devi,
Bravo on yours and thanks to meet you.

25 Aug 2019 6:47pm

@mohammad: Thank you very much for the appreciation Mohammad :))

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


25 Aug 2019 7:42pm

@Existence Artistique: Merci beaucoup Existence :)

omid from mashhad, Iran

Amazing series.

25 Aug 2019 8:10pm

@omid: Thank you Omid :)

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

There is just so much history attached to these vessels. A wonderful crisp image.

25 Aug 2019 10:12pm

@Elaine Hancock: thank you very much Elaine :)

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting explanation to go with the image.

25 Aug 2019 11:18pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you very much B :)))

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

round pots arrange in a triangle inside a square - good coverage of shapes

26 Aug 2019 12:34am

@Harry: Nice observation Harry :))

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Good presentation.

26 Aug 2019 1:12am

@Irene: Thank you Irene :)

Don from Spokane, United States

This holy vessels make good subjects for this picture. Their construction is very interesting

26 Aug 2019 2:03am

@Don: Thank you very much Don :)

Amma from India

Quite interesting description of vessels.
Many more Happy returns of the day Ushamaami. God bless you always with good health and be happy.

26 Aug 2019 3:35am

@Amma: Thank you very very much Amma for your wishes and kind thoughts. I am grateful :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image of these well used temple vessels. Nicely presented.
And many more Happy returns of the day Devi. Wishing you Happiness, Good Health, Peace and Prosperity now and always. May all your dreams come true. God bless you. :)

28 Aug 2019 2:02pm

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :))) I need all your good for my my only dream is to get to the Naathan ThaaL....

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