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A photo taken during the festival of Thingyan, or the Burmese Water festival, celebrating the Burmese New Year as well as the coming of the monsoon. Revelers spray one another with water during the four day event, which occurs in April. The arrival of the monsoon season is celebrated elsewhere in SE Asia as well. In Thailand the festival is known as Songkran.

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  • Copyright: Ryno Sauerman (ryno) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 774 W: 0 N: 280] (6815)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-04-14
  • Categories: Festivals
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2012-10-23 11:50
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