Holidays Other Than Christmas

Challenge #14 in the Telling the Story series. Hosted by CharlesB58.
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This time of year, those from historically Christian cultures and countries celebrate Christmas. There are, however, a number of other holy days from other faiths which occur around the same time of year. Channukah, Kwanzaa. St. Lucia's day, Eid-al-Adha, Bodhi Day. Tet and others are all observed during the winter months. For this challenge, submit photos taken during any holy day or holiday observance other than Christmas, or Euro-American New Years, which occurs between Dec.1 and the end of February. SEE ADDITIONAL RULES PLEASE.
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Mardi Gras in New Orleans
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Rex Parade on St. Charles Avenue
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Submitted: Thursday, 31st December, 2009 05:22 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 24th February, 2009
Focal length: 24.3 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 80
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