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The shot was taken at the holy place Rameshwaram/Tamilnadu, where Hindus usually come for the rituals mainly Pithru tharpanam. (pithru means the Dead Ancestors; Tharpanam means the Offerings that satisfies)In this shot a aged man feeding crows to satisfy his ancestor's soul, according to Hindu tradition crows considered a Holy bird and people believes their ancestors come in the form of crows.

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  • Copyright: geetha kart (gita) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 17 W: 1 N: 41] (243)
  • Genre: 地方
  • Medium: 彩色
  • Date Taken: 2011-11-10
  • Categories: 事件
  • Exposure:f/8.5, 1/320 seconds
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  • Photo Version:Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-02-08 4:59
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