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[Yalda's Night]

Posted by
amirdarafsheh (Tehran, Iran) on 4 January 2008 in People & Portrait.

Yalda is the longest night of the year and Iranians celebrate the first day of winter for entering from darkness to the light that start from 1st of Day in Persian calendar, birth of Mitra, the sun God, who symbolised light. English language has gotten the word of 'Day' to give a mean to day

Canon EOS 40D 1/25 second F/5.6 ISO 1000 85 mm

Canon EOS 40D
1/25 second
F/5.6
ISO 1000
85 mm

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