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Posts tagged “Flute

Beyond The Temple Walls, Part 1: Who Will buy?

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Just beyond the walls of any major temple an unofficial itinerant market invariably appears;
the Hindu equivalent of a Cathedral gift shop and tea-room.

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Picture of a flute seller taken outside the Kapaleeshwarer Temple, Chennai


Temple Moments Part 3: Red Gold And Blue

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An azure canopy bathes all beneath it in a still pool of aquamarine;
a temple devotee passes by..

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Picture taken in Kapaleeshwarer Temple, Chennai


Temple Moments Part 2: Dreams And Visions

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An old man dreams temple dreams, while his young neighbour sees iPhone visions.

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Picture taken in Kapaleeshwarer Temple, Chennai


Temple Moments Part 1: Making An Entrance

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Picture taken by the ancient gateway of Kapaleeshwarer Temple in Mylapore, Chennai

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