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Sunday, January 16, 2011

Lovely floating lanterns


Isn't this picture beautiful? Over 1,000 candlelit paper lanterns get released into the waters at twilight during Honolulu's Toro Nagashi ceremony to honor loved ones who have passed away. The writing on the inside of the lanterns are personal messages.

found via Hawaii Magazine


Janine said...

This looks really pretty.
Have a great day

Mrs. J said...


Morgan I. said...

si pretty! did you take the picture?

Gemma said...

so pretty. It's a great ceremony in honor of all the people that have passed.

xoxo, Chloe said...

Thanks for your all comments. I didn't take the picture (found it on the internet) :)

reub-envision said...

I read about this in my text book once & have always dreamed about going there


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