20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The Living God

The appearance of an actor in the cosmetic form of the Lord ‘Shiva’ is captured. To the rural mass of Bengal, the Lord ‘Shiva’ is considered as the God of prosperity and well-being. Hence, the performer in the cosmetic form appeared as the living God worshipped religiously.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: The village of Burdwan district, West Bengal, India
Camera: Canon EOS 70D
Copyright: © Mallar Sarkar