15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Mother & Child

This picture had been taken at the river bank of Hooghly during “Dev Deepawali” festival. In this festival wives pray for long life of their husbands and well being of their families. In the picture the Mother and Son is floating the ignited boat with the hope of reaching their prayer to the GOD.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: India
Camera: NIKON D610
Copyright: © Asis Mandal