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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mesutilgim (88220) 2012-10-23 12:14
Interesting capture with great graphical values.
Quite "watery" scene !
I only wished a little bir more infromation abou this event.
TFS and best regards
marabu61 (9249) 2012-10-23 15:24
This looks like quite a lot of fun. Very dynamic picture with lots going on in it.
Well spotted and nicely presented.
have a good time
jhm (142920) 2012-10-24 3:19
These picture is very spectacular through the water drops before the people; and the real water scene.
Great composition, wonderful presentation.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice day,
Antipodean (1658) 2013-01-06 12:31
Kia ora Ryno,
A great action picture which certainly captures the moment. The expression on the face of the man in the lower right says it all. Cheers, Neil Your title is appropriate too.
onphoto (1239) 2013-01-11 3:28
Maybe one of the most live photos here!