The first light...

Category: Outdoor Scenes

 

Photo and caption by mahendra singh chouhan

Every evening the light towers of this 25 odd feet twin towers are lit by these pundits.The towers are full of small pots in which oil is filled and cotton figs placed, followed by lighting them..this is done in the honor of Goddess Chamunda and this tradition is more than 100 yrs old,The whole tower is laden with oil and pundits do the whole process of lighting the candles within minutes without fearing there lives...This moment is when the first candle (diya) is lit....

Location: ujjain MP India

 

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