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All posts in October, 2016

Single Dad and Son sharing a snuggle before nap time.

 

Single Father and SonTender Moment
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A typical day on the ghat in Varanasi, India, on the bank of the Ganges River. Boats available for river tours, cows meandering in and out of the water, pedestrians strolling along the river.

 

Assi Ghat Varanasi India with boats, cows, and pedestrians
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A father and his children on the ghat in Varanasi, India, on the bank of the Ganges River, work to untangle their fishing net.

Father and children untangle fishing net near Assi Ghat Varanasi India
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Two views of this Beautiful street shrine, gated and open.

Shiva Street Shrine near Assi Ghat Varanasi India
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Shiva street shrine near Assi Ghat in Varanasi, India on the Ganges River. There is a Shiva lingam on the altar with decorations and offerings of flowers. The wall-hanging in the back depicts Shiva, Parvati, and Ganesh.
Shiva Street Shrine with altar Varanasi India
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Single father and three-year-old son sharing a special moment at the playground.

Single Father and Son
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Three-year-old boy loves his stuffed elephant. Just look at those blue eyes!!!

Angelic boy with elephant
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Stick out your tongue!!!
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Single Father and Son Being Goofy
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Ground moss on the Boise Greenbelt beside the Boise River 10X zoom
Moss Micro Macro 10X
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Street shrines are everywhere in India. They typically are decorated with flowers and incense. People leave gifts of money.

Shiva Street Shrine Varanasi India
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Indian Sadhu (wandering holy man or priest) tending a Ganesha street shrine on Triveni Ghat in Rishikesh, India.

Indian Sadhu (holy man) tending a street shrine
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