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25-Oct-2019

Pradakshina.

Kalimpong - West Bengal.



Un homme, chapelet en main, pratique la circumambulation autour du Tharpa Choling Gompa (1926) de Kalimpong. Il montre ainsi sa vénération pour le temple, mais au-delà, pour le bouddha. « Pradakshina » est le mot sanscrit pour décrire ce rituel.


A man, rosary in hand, practices circumambulation around the Tharpa Choling Gompa (1926) of Kalimpong. He thus shows his veneration for the temple, but beyond, for the Buddha. «Pradakshina» is the Sanskrit word to describe this ritual.

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barbarajoy30-Apr-2020 07:55
One figure makes the scene! V
Dwight Rankine05-Apr-2020 15:18
Love this shot. Well done! BV
Zoltán Balogh02-Apr-2020 09:03
The perfect composition, superb! V
Graeme31-Mar-2020 10:15
A very well timed capture. The colours stand so bold against the white brickwork!! V
dirkpiet 28-Mar-2020 12:58
Beautiful composition, great coming with the background information. V
Ton T.27-Mar-2020 18:48
That man is a fantastic addition to this wonderful image! V
Dan Greenberg25-Mar-2020 23:09
A mesmerizing scene that really catches the eye and excites the senses. Beautiful image of something very unique. ~BV~
Pierre25-Mar-2020 15:20
Une magnifique photo de ce rituel! V
Charlene Ambrose24-Mar-2020 05:53
Great street photography with the lone man in the scene. V
joseantonio24-Mar-2020 05:21
nicely timed to get the person there.V.
Gill Kopy24-Mar-2020 04:40
Such an interesting structure with its fine details. The man makes a perfect addition to the scene. V
Neil Marcus24-Mar-2020 03:55
Caught in a good spot in front of this very interesting chapel. "V"
Tom Munson24-Mar-2020 00:59
Wonderful candid.
Jeff Real24-Mar-2020 00:54
This is the uptime in color street photography!
V
larose forest photos23-Mar-2020 23:57
Eye-catching building, beautiful in shape and decoration. Exceptional shot. VV
globalgadabout23-Mar-2020 23:27
well caught at that precise spot before the altar-like structure..
Wintermeer23-Mar-2020 23:08
Very pensive! ~V~
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