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Diwali in Amritsar Golden Temple

By sawsengee  
Diwali (Festival of Lights) night at the Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar with special illumination from the thousands of festival bulbs and hundreds of thousands of oil lamps surrounding the sacred pond by sikh devotees.
V1 is the visual perspective of one of the 4 gateways leading into the Golden Temple Complex.
V2 shows the activities around the pond with thousands of sikhs lighting the oil lamps & kept them burning throughout the night.
THANK YOU THANK YOU EVERYONE for the UAs, votes & nice comments....very much appreciated. ee GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Photo journalism Night photography Water reflections Handheld photography Harmandir Sahib Amritsar Punjab Diwali celebration ambience lighting

Voters: IainHamer, AlfieK, SauliusR and 62 more

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IainHamer Plus
14 13 4 England
11 Jan 2019 7:23AM
Great set of images



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hobbo Plus
8 1.3k 3 England
11 Jan 2019 7:44AM
An incredible night shot certainly make that little camera of yours work hard....canít fault what yourself and it can produce.

saeidNL 10 3 Netherlands
11 Jan 2019 7:45AM
Beautiful and great set of images, well done
viscostatic 13 45 5 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2019 8:39AM
A delight to view Sawsengee. If I had to choose V2 would be my favourite.

11 Jan 2019 8:49AM
Stunning vibrant night captures ee , a triple treat !! Wonderful architecture & amazing lighting.
11 Jan 2019 9:14AM
Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous, ee. A sensational trio of images from this iconic event.

11 Jan 2019 9:18AM
echoing others: fascinating and fabulous
Jasper87 Plus
9 2.3k 158 England
11 Jan 2019 9:47AM
Clear and detailed night shots, Sawsengee. The first version is more dynamic and my favourite.
CaroleS Plus
9 440 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2019 10:31AM
Amazing night shots.
TrevBatWCC Plus
11 13 13 England
11 Jan 2019 11:06AM
You do these night images so very well, Sawsengee 👍 And this beautiful set are no exception - those buildings too. look magnificent 😀
Trev 😀
11 Jan 2019 11:58AM
Gorgeous glistening night shots, beautiful set and so eye-catchingGrin

11 Jan 2019 2:41PM
An amazing set of images ee. The reflections and colours are so beautiful. love them all. Pam
11 Jan 2019 6:47PM

MAK2 Plus
1 18
11 Jan 2019 7:23PM
Brilliant imagesSmileSmileSmileSmile
richmowil Plus
10 380 2 England
11 Jan 2019 8:08PM
Three excellent images ee. The lead image steals the show for me!
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2019 8:57PM
A beautiful set
11 Jan 2019 9:24PM
Thank you for sharing these stunning images.Amazing!!
Leedslass1 Plus
3 2.6k 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2019 10:26PM
Wonderful set of images
Fabulous image

Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2019 2:18PM
Superb set Sawsengee... Love them all specially the last one...
Good imagery, Isabel GrinGrin
12 Jan 2019 3:25PM
BobinAus Plus
4 2 10 Australia
14 Jan 2019 11:36AM
Another fascinating picture of a brilliantly illuminated buildings, balanced with their reflections in the water, all under a black sky. While I like the composition in Version 1 most, the rich yellows and blues of the lead image make it my favourite in this set.

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