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Sun and Sea | by Ashish T
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Sun and Sea

Bihari women workshiping the setting sun during the Chath festival which is celebrated mainly in Bihar, Eastern UP and other parts of India where large of Bhojpuri speaking populace is present. It is a festival in which mothers pray for long and healthy life of their children. The Mothers observes fast for the full day and in the evening when moon rises she gives worships moon. Again in the morning mother worships Rising SUN by standing in the river water or pond.

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Taken on October 28, 2006