A Hindu deity was stationed by the wayside

Deity by roadside
Shot in the city of Nasik, India ©Tetsu Ozawa
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There was a small shrine by the wayside. And a statue of a deity was stationed. I couldn't understand what kind of deity it was. I often saw Ganesha during strolling. Yet this deity's face didn't have an elephant's face. Anyway, it was worshipped by the locals.

Every locals who walked this narrow street stopped in front of it and prayed. Apparently, it was Kubera, the Lord of Wealth. So they could pray with ardor. After shooting, I also prayed for the wealth here.

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Jul 2015 IN THE CITY INDIA

Where is Nasik?

PHOTO DATA

No

9360

Shooting Date

Sep 2010

Posted On

July 14, 2015

Modified On

January 16, 2020

Place

Nasik, India

Genre

Street Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

Lens

EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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