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A group of priests daily in the evening at the Dashashwamedh ghat in Varanasi perform "Agni Pooja" (Worship to Fire) wherein a dedication is made to Lord Shiva, River Ganga (the Ganges), Surya (Sun), Agni (Fire), and the whole universe. Special aartis are held on Tuesdays and on religious festivals

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  • Copyright: dwaipayan das (adidas5nb) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 433 W: 0 N: 834] (4943)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-12-12
  • Categories: Daily Life, Ceremony
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/25 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-05-08 5:40
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