Joe Marquez - The Smoking Camera | Floating Lanterns Hawaii 2008

54 photos
Japanese Buddhists write messages to their departed ancestors on their floating lanterns before releasing them into the ocean. Some of these messages are prayers for the well-being of the departed while others are meant to reassure the them that those still alive are safe and happy. These images are from the 2008 Festival.

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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:North America
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Keywords:ala, festival, floating, hawaii, honolulu, japan, japanese, lantern, lanterns, moana, oahu

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