Quite not so Quiet

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Diwali comes again
all the wishes
obscured by noise

Fireworks in the CITY during Diwali has become extremely noisy and dangerous. Lets have a better and colorful one next year with the ears intact…..Hopefully !

Part of ABC Wednesday (Q). For links and more memes click here

Published by Pheno Menon

I came I saw and I had fun

35 Comments to “Quite not so Quiet”

  1. Kathy says:

    Sounds like you had a little too much bang for your tastes. Short, sweet, and very expressive. Well done! ♥

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      too much would be an understatement Kathy

  2. photowannabe says:

    Some traditional celebrations can get pretty noisy. Great capture of the “bang”.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      yeah they can and you end up getting all disoriented and hating the celebration itself

  3. lesliebc says:

    Quite the gorgeous photo, too.

    abcw team

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      thanks Lelie

  4. Roger Green says:

    What a blast, in every sense of the word.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      yeah and I prefer being out of the blast range

  5. Reader Wil says:

    I don’t like fireworks too close to my house. We always have fireworks on New Year’s Eve, Once my daughter’s ex ,had his house on fire by a piece of fireworks.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      I have started disliking the bangs and the booms.

  6. gerald says:

    Here all the firework noise was drowned out by the storm hammering on the roof – PS my anti-virus software warned me that this site was “dodgy” but I decided to visit anyway – it is possibly due to a bad widget on your sidebar – you might want to check it out.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      thnx let me check

  7. obsessivemom says:

    Unfortunate but true… Diwali is NOISY. And the debris the next morning is worse.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      yeah its a complete mess isn’t it

  8. Rebecca says:

    Nice shot you’ve got there.. 🙂

    Happy Wordless Wednesday! My entry is here .

  9. Love the look of fireworks….not the noise, I guess!

  10. Gattina says:

    We will have fireworks on New Year !

  11. Ann says:

    Perfect way to use the letter Q!.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      thnx Ann

  12. I am sorry to hear about the danger but the image you posted is really wonderful. You captured a really great moment.

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      the colorful ones are a sight to watch. Love those. Its only the ones that go bang that puts me off

  13. Jyothi Nair says:

    I like these fountain kind of crackers too. They are a sight to watch. 🙂 I forget what they are called!

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      u mean the flower pots dont you?

      1. Jyothi Nair says:

        Yes! Thank you. 🙂

  14. I wish they would just keep the fireworks at the big displays sometimes, giggle…Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop. You help to make it so much fun.♥

    1. pravsphenomenon says:

      sometimes I am thankful light is faster than sound

  15. LadyInRead says:

    though i did hear (!) that the Diwalis in India are not as noisy as years before.. everyone is now more conscious…

  16. Arija says:

    Looks great, sounds awful. I hate the noise too, and the stench.

  17. Oh yes! Not to mention the polluted air – that clogs my nose! Why do we end up spoiling the good stuff?

  18. ladyfi says:

    Wow – dramatic shot!

  19. KVVS MURTHY says:

    Nice to see the beautiful picture!

    1. pravsphenomenon says:


  20. Bang bang bang! Great picture. 🙂

    I am guilty of loving fireworks. I actually like all those bangs during Diwali.

  21. Vidya Sury says:

    Wow. What a pataka of a poem! 😀
    I abhor firecrackers

  22. pvariel says:

    Hi Good one but, Beware of Noise Pollution LOL
    Thanks for sharing

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