Thursday, February 9, 2012

Pongal Harvest Festival 丰收节 8 of 10 ...


Pongal Harvest Festival 
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Arrival of the pilgrims to the next temple
prayers before entering the temple
for the offerings ceremony
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Batu Cave
Kuala Lumpur




33 comments:

Joop Zand said...

Great serie photo's of this ceremony..... very well done my friend.

Theanne said...

ceremony...giving meaning to lives! excellent photos!

Karin M. said...

A significant event, nice fotos from this ceremony!
Greetings Karin

Berto Garcia said...

Que lujo de detalles en estas ceremonias todo un placer para fotografiar saludos

Carmen Negoita said...

beautiful photos... beautiful traditions.

dith said...

a very interesting serie. Well done.
Greetings Dietmut

s.c said...

great photo,s.Like it

VENTANA DE FOTO said...

Ceremonial based on an ancient tradition. Worth tradition of keeping.

Good success with these black and white images. I especially like how you have highlighted the fire in the picture

http://ventanadefoto.blogspot.com/

Massimo said...

I find this really fascinating... nice photos, as usual, well done, ciao

Claudia said...

Lovely pictures from this ceremony, ...an impressive reportage!

Greetings

Filip Demuinck said...

Is there a special reason why you prefered to publish these pictures in black and white?

Greetings,
Filip

Pupottina said...

It's a big ceremony!!!
more interesting

Japy said...

Great serie of photos. Greetings.

SKIZO said...

Great.Pictures

Olivier said...

belle serie, avec une preference pour les b&w

http://produvalfotohunter.blogspot.com/ said...

Una serie fenomenal. me gustan todas.
Mi blog de produval ha sido pirateado, y lo he tenido que cambiar por este http://produvalphotohunter.blogspot.com/ gracias.

Michelle said...

For me this is a wonderful peek into another culture.

Erika said...

I like the 4th one and black and white. Have a nice day, dear friend Wong!

Cloudia said...

fire loves your lens



Warm Aloha from Waikiki
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Randy said...

I love the colors shots with the fire.

Rosanna Maisch said...

Fantastische Einblicke, besonders das zweite Bild ist grossartg!

Liebe Grüsse von Rosanna

Fotokarusellen said...

A great post and some very beautiful pictures. Well done!

darlin said...

Excellent choice to combine the B&W with some color Wong. You've captured some fantastic moments in time, fantastic work! Have a wonderful weekend!

Regina said...

Interesting festival!

Beautiful captures.

Happy weekend.

Regina

Regina said...

Interesting festival!

Beautiful captures.

Happy weekend.

Regina

Regina said...

Interesting festival!

Beautiful captures.

Happy weekend.

Regina

Bitch said...

Your fire images are stunning!!!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Beautiful images from the Pongal Harvest Festival Wong, I have really enjoyed them, thank you.

Costea said...

Great serie photo's. I like ceremonies presented on your blog.
I hope I have the opportunity to participate in such rites.

Bob Bushell said...

Amazing festival photos. Can you tell me what instrument he is playing in number 3?

Rob Siemann said...

Everybody's looking very proud.

UIFPW08 said...

Lovely reportage. have a nice w.e.
Morris

- Yvonaut -
Das sind Raphael und Yvonne
said...

Great shots! Really interesting ceremony!
Have a nice weekend
Yvonne & Raphael