Arts and Culture Travel Karthika Deepam festival December 13, 2012 Karthika Deepam festival | Trivandrum, Kerala, India Karthika Deepam, a Hindu festival, is essentially a festival of lights which is celebrated by lighting oil lamps in every house and temple. 19.129686 72.815331 Share thisShare on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related #Diya#India#Kerala#Thiruvananthapuram Post navigation ← The daily chores Contemplating look → 96 thoughts on “Karthika Deepam festival” Comment navigation Newer Comments → Nice natural shot… Reply ↓ Love the color contrast…Nice…. Reply ↓ Nice composition. http://www.rajniranjandas.blogspot.in Reply ↓ Un’ottima composizione! Reply ↓ It looks great! :) Reply ↓ Really nice festival picture excellent natural light ! 1/30 s ? Reply ↓ A great post, lovely composition! Reply ↓ Lovely shot Reply ↓ Une belle lumière avec ces bougies. Reply ↓ This picture is really really awesome! Reply ↓ Stunning…I especially love the way the lights make the rangoli shine on !! Reply ↓ I love the way the faces of the subjects are lit up with the light of the ‘diyas’. Superb! Reply ↓ I love pictures lit by natural diya lights without interference by electrical ones. This one is beautiful, very earthy, as if even rangoli has light of its own! Reply ↓ well composed and crispy shot, beautiful shot bro’ Reply ↓ Beautiful……as always. Reply ↓ The effect the lights create are simply to die for…amazing pic man Reply ↓ Look at that lighting. How it casts on their faces. Very intimate. Reply ↓ Great atmosphere in this image Joshi. Beautifully captured! Reply ↓ Such a warm atmosphere. Well done. Reply ↓ Nice! Reply ↓ superb! :) Reply ↓ Wonderful light and very warm photo Great work Reply ↓ We have this in Malaysia too. I think we call it “kolam” or something like that. :) Reply ↓ Awesome shot Joshi. Reply ↓ The candle light is really nice. I also like the background lighting which gives a feeling of dimention and depth. Well done. Reply ↓ Your composition and lighting-unsurpassed! Reply ↓ really nice illumination here, nice work. :) Reply ↓ Gorgeous. I love this image. The lighting is fabulous and you captured the essence of each individual in the image. Fantastic. Reply ↓ gorgeous picture! like.. :) Reply ↓ Really a good night scene , a fantastic mood , Phil Reply ↓ beautiful reflection of light on their faces —very natural —excellent Reply ↓ Great capture of that warm candlelight. The presentation is perfect. Very nice work! Reply ↓ The light in this is wonderful. Reply ↓ Such an intimate photo. Unbelievable! Reply ↓ Very beauttyful light ! Reply ↓ really amazing shot………… Reply ↓ The warm light is just beautiful! Reply ↓ Me gusta.. I like Reply ↓ I like the intimacy of this picture. Reply ↓ beautiful light in this pic … very nice ! Reply ↓ The light is super – in the foreground, of course, but also the background, where it adds depth and interest. Reply ↓ Lighting on faces superb. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ Fantastic shot and lighting. Reply ↓ Nice shot….. Warm yellow light…… http://debnature.blogspot.in Reply ↓ Fabulous light, Joshi. Reply ↓ Love the composition, the light and this atmosphere. Great work! Reply ↓ Great light and atmosphere :) Reply ↓ Awesome , super like. Reply ↓ I really liked what the background in the photograph does for the foreground. Reply ↓ Magical! Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Basic HTML allowed.