15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Praying with lights

The photo is about a Hindu festival named Rakher upobash. Hindu people who are the followers of Loknath who was an 18th Century Hindu saint & philosopher in Bengal. These people pray to god for getting relief from pain and for gaining happiness. They take fasting the whole day and take lamps in front of them and pray with discipline.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Camera: Canon EOS 1100D
Copyright: © Ehsanul Siddiq Aranya