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Fête de ganesh 2009

Posted by
Mhelene (Villiers-sur-Marne, France) on 10 September 2009 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

Every year the Hindus living in Paris celebrate Ganesh the god with head of elephant
During the parade, they burn camphor, bless offerings made for the Ganesh god and break coconuts

NIKON D60 1/500 second F/4.5 ISO 200 70 mm

Onlymehdi from Wayne, United States

very cool

10 Sep 2009 5:23am

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

This is quite a ritual!

10 Sep 2009 6:23am

Jean-Luc from Lyon, France

dépaysant à souhait , j'aime beaucoup le cadrage

10 Sep 2009 7:07am

zOOm from Paris, France

On s'y croirait avec ce cadrage ! Merci pour le voyage ! ;-)

10 Sep 2009 7:35am

k@ from Paris, France

Je me disais bien, ça devait sentir très bon, camphre et autre, merci de nous faire participer, on y EST !

10 Sep 2009 8:20am

Thami from Fès, Morocco

Très à la mode ces couvre-chefs! De quoi faire pâlir la reine d'Angleterre !
Bonne journée lumineuse!

10 Sep 2009 9:08am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Wonderful shot!!

10 Sep 2009 2:16pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Wonderful shot . Love it . Looks like a great ritual !!

10 Sep 2009 2:30pm

Nina from Haute Loire, France

Belle scène de rue, les couleurs sont chatoyantes... on sentirait presque les odeurs! super cadrage!

10 Sep 2009 2:59pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Very nice.

10 Sep 2009 3:08pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good afternoon.............
again very beautiful and clear colors. I like it a lot. Best regards Christel

10 Sep 2009 3:11pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

J'aime beaucoup ce cadrage serré…

10 Sep 2009 4:44pm

eva from Rouen, France

Ah c'est beau ! et c'est à Paris ! Quelle merveille que cette ville ! Belle photo

10 Sep 2009 5:30pm

peter from new york, United States

what an awesome scene you've captured!

10 Sep 2009 9:46pm

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

Good shot, Marie ... and very colorful.

11 Sep 2009 1:35am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

This is a fantastic picture... great composition, clarity and colors!

11 Sep 2009 1:40am

Manel from Girona, Spain

Thanks to share this exellents an documentary photos with us

11 Sep 2009 7:28am

shygefe from Bordeaux, France

j'ai été attiré par la délicieuse odeur qui se dégage d'ici....
Magnifique. Merci

11 Sep 2009 3:24pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Congratulation Girl on a Spotlight :)))

11 Sep 2009 4:00pm

Ignis (Adrien) from Paris, France

Le hasard prête à la porteuse du brasier un bien vilain geste ; )
J'aime beaucoup les expressions et le contraste couleur/vie en bas | gris/désert en haut.

13 Sep 2009 11:50am

Judy from Brooksville, Florida, United States

CONGRATULATIONS, Marie, for making it into the Spotlight!!!

14 Sep 2009 1:29pm

@Judy: Thank you so much Judy I am amazed... there are so many magnificent photos here!!

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece


14 Sep 2009 5:17pm

@Eleftheria: Thank you very much Eleftheria !

Earnest from Oklahoma, United States

Seems that the nasal passages would be opened in this parade.....

16 Sep 2009 3:50pm