Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Ruby Red Celebrations



In India, red powder called Gulal is flung into the air during prcessions to mark celebrations. Red is the color of festivity, vibrancy, energy and love.

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16 comments:

  1. The red in this photo is an amazing shade. Really nice photo... is is a baraat?

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  2. Happy festival red, I love this color, but I do not photograph it always drooling over my photos.
    nice angle for the photo

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  3. beautiful red photo. I think it's a baraat.
    Nice shot from the top.
    My Ruby Window here

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  4. Beautiful shot! This is a time of year over here when we get a short blast of fall color and then have sort of a monochrome winter. In my mind I think of your part of the world enjoying color all the time, but perhaps that's just my imagination.

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  5. Interesting, the use of the color red in a celebration! It looks like a vibrant party.

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  6. It must be an amazing red world when that powder is flung around! Great pic!

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  7. How wonderful, the whole street looks red!

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  8. red is a good choice to show liveliness

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  9. How about this for a caption:
    "Gulal: It's not just for Holi anymore."

    Very unique angle. Any idea what the occasion was?

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  10. What a fabulous tradition! Happy Ruby Tuesday!

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  11. very energetic - as red is for love. and why red in HOLI tradition?

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  12. Flinging red powder - interesting.
    Gives a dream like feel to the photo.

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  13. This is a great ariel shot. Love the colour!

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