Fantastic Festivals

Challenge #8 in the ROAD Traveler series. Hosted by Tejas Ariwala.
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In India we have the Colourful Holi /Ganesh( Elephant GOD) Festival /Curd pot Breaking Festival / Kite festival and so on... In Spain the La Tomatina, In UK the Cheese rolling, In Italy Ivrea the Orange Throwing Festival , Silleto running Festival in Amsterdam Netherlands...etc. All the festivals bring the people together as a community. Do you know of any?? If yes then Please share it with the world by way of a wonderful image. Please note : Description of the image is Mandatory
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The King's Farewell Parade
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Ganesh Festival is a 10 day Festival celebrated in Worship of GANESHA - the Elephant Headed God .The image is of Lalbaugcha Raja.He is reknowned amongst his devotees's all over the world for Fulfilling their wishes .Millions and Millions gather on the streets of Mumbai to bid farewell to the Lord and urge him to come back early next year.The offerings received are distributed amongst the people during the Procession hence devotee's throng towards the chariot in a bid to get the same.
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Submitted: Sunday, 6th September, 2009 10:22 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 3rd September, 2009
Focal length: 8.3 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F4.5
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