Ringing The Temple Bell

Ringing The Temple Bell

I shot this in the entrance to a temple in Udaipur in Rajasthan in India. It was deafening there and I don’t know how the man could stand ringing the bell over and over again.

Maybe he had earplugs in his ears under that turban, but even then he would have been reverberating with the sound. I cannot imagine how he could stand it.

10 thoughts on “Ringing The Temple Bell

  1. Awesome shot. It looks like he is meditation in the sound. I don’t know, but that’s just my interpretation. I had the pleasure of ringing a huge bell at a Buddhist temple and I couldn’t really handle the sound either.


  2. Living ‘next door’ in Bangladesh and having visited India which is very similar in culture, I am not surprised at all! The Asian tolerance for noise is immense and this is something I see (from a distance I might say!) on a daily basis.


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