Assi Ceremony: Evening finds Pandits (Hindu priests) performing the Hindu Aarti Ceremony -the “Agni Pooja” (Worship to Fire) in front of a huge crowd riverside. Standing atop of raised platforms and carrying on high the fire bearing vessels that serve as a link between this world & the spirit world, Assi Ghat, Varanasi India.
- © copyright 2015 Robert Chrosciewicz
- Image Size
- 4885x3257 / 91.1MB
3/4 view, Aarti Ceremony, Asian, Asian appearance, Asian ethnicity, Asians, Assi Ghat, Ganges River, Hindu, Indian, Indian ethnicity, Varanasi India (once known as Benares or Banaras and Kashi), bell, bells, carrying, celebration, ceremony, crowd, crowds, dark, evening, exterior, exterior shot, exterior shots, exteriors, eye level view, fire, full length, full-length, horizontal, horizontal format, level angle views, level shots, level view, licence, lights, man, men, night, outdoor, outdoors, outside, outsides, performance, photo, photographer, religious, river-side, riverside, side view, side-view, smoke, steps, table, temple, three quarter view, travel photography, woman, women
- Contained in galleries