A swastika was build in the window lattice

Swastika in the window
Shot in the city of Kolkata, India ©Tetsu Ozawa
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I found a Swastika-shaped window lattice during I walked around the streets. This symbol is not related to Nazism. It is widely used in Indian religions, specifically in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. And it is an auspicious omens motif. The owner of this building could be a faithful.

日本語
Oct 2012 ARCHITECTURE INDIA

Where is Kolkata?

PHOTO DATA

No

6864

Shooting Date

Jul 2011

Posted On

October 4, 2012

Modified On

January 17, 2020

Place

Kolkata, India

Genre

Street Photography

Camera

OLYMPUS PEN E-P2

Lens

M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42MM

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