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More beautiful Diwali images

14 Nov

I love the way fireworks are rendered in Indian painting.

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Diwali photos from the Guardian (re-post)

13 Nov

Many are gorgeous; these two were real knockouts though.  See all of them in full size:

A woman places earthen lamps, or diyas, on the threshold of her home on the eve of Diwali in Hyderabad, India  Photograph: Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images

A devotee lights oil lamps at a religious ceremony in Colombo, Sri Lanka Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters

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Shubh Diwali folks

13 Nov

Diwali photos from the Guardian

19 Oct

Many are gorgeous; these two were real knockouts though.  See all of them in full size:

Screen Shot 2017-10-19 at 7.24.22 PMA woman places earthen lamps, or diyas, on the threshold of her home on the eve of Diwali in Hyderabad, India  Photograph: Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images

Screen Shot 2017-10-19 at 7.30.13 PMA devotee lights oil lamps at a religious ceremony in Colombo, Sri Lanka Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters

Shubh Diwali — photo from Will Dalrymple

19 Oct

@DalrympleWill

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My President!

13 Nov

Shubh Diwali

13 Nov

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