Tag: hindu

  • Varanasi, India - Between Life and Death at the Bathing Ghats

    written by bravebird on 2011-01-30 in #world #locations
    Varanasi, India - Between Life and Death at the Bathing Ghats

    Sin and luck, death, birth and reincarnation - all combined in one of the most fascinating, oldest and holiest cities of India. Hindu pilgrims gather from all over the country to wash themselves free of all sin and guilt at the shores of the river Ganges. In addition to that, an old ritual attracts thousands of pilgrims: they seek to cremate their relatives at the burning ghats of the river.

  • Candi Gedong Songo

    written by monoflow on 2009-09-16 in #world #locations
    Candi Gedong Songo

    When you are traveling in Java, from West Java, Central Java, to East Java, lay hundreds of old historical Buddhist and Hindu religious temples that you ought to explore; it is been said, that deep underground of the land of Java, many more temples are still hidden yet to be found.

  • Packing Film For Newly Weds

    written by abhoan on 2011-05-25 in #lifestyle
    Packing Film For Newly Weds

    My dear friend Partha got married to beautiful Sonal this summer in Goa. And for the first time I was lucky enough to shoot the wedding in film. And here are some tips if you'd like to shoot in a wedding too!

  • Portraits of Strangers in Malaysia

    written by shuttersentinel17 on 2012-03-30 in #lifestyle
    Portraits of Strangers in Malaysia

    Let me share with you some photos of strangers I took with my lomography cameras in Malaysia!

  • Varkala, Kerala's Goa

    written by -a-l-b-e-r-t-o- on 2008-12-03 in #world #locations
    Varkala, Kerala's Goa

    In Varkala it had just stopped raining when I arrived with a crowded bus. Four hours standing with the ticket inspector that walk on human bodies to be paid from everyone. This is the price to pay if you don’t book two days before or more a train especially at the end of August when in Kerala there is the Onam festival.