Day 291 – Sacred Lamps

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Taken @ the Chowallur Temple near Gurvayur, Kerala… Being the first day of Thiruvathira (Thiruvathira is the Malayalam month of Dhanu(December-January)) The calendar followed is obviously way different from the Gregorian Calendar. During this season, 1 lakh (100,000) lamps are lit in the temple. MOre pictures of that in my upcoming posts.

Linked to LIGHT (2nd Week) (Candle, Street, Business, Fireplace, Glitter, Sparkle,…)

Published by Pheno Menon

I came I saw and I had fun

2 Comments to “Day 291 – Sacred Lamps”

  1. md says:

    These lamps are so gorgeous…. love to see them always…
    Alas these are becoming so rare now-a-days….

    1. Pheno Menon says:

      They are quite common in the temples in South India fortunately

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