13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Narkasur Festival, Goa

Large effigies of demons are built during this unique Narkasur festival that is only celebrated in Goa, India. The demons are known as Narakasuras. The effigies are burnt in the wee hours of the morning to symbolize the victory of good over evil.

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Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Panjim, India
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Aashit Desai