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A female worker turns bundles of incense from top (red side) to bottom (yellow side) for drying in Hanoi, Vietnam. Incense is burned to mark life events and connect with the spiritual realm. In Buddhist countries such as India, China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam, incense is considered a connection between the existing world and the invisible world.

National Geographic Your Shot – Mar 3, 2020

This fine-art print showcases a poignant moment captured in the bustling streets of Hanoi, Vietnam. The photograph features a diligent female worker meticulously turning bundles of incense, transitioning from the vibrant red side to the soothing yellow hues. The image encapsulates a traditional practice deeply rooted in cultural significance.

Set against the backdrop of Hanoi’s dynamic atmosphere, the photograph captures the essence of a daily ritual that transcends the ordinary. The bundles of incense, in various stages of drying, symbolize a timeless connection between the tangible and intangible realms. This ritual extends beyond the boundaries of Vietnam, resonating with the spiritual traditions of Buddhist countries like India, China, Japan, Korea, and more.

The composition is a testament to the universal role of incense as a symbolic bridge, linking the mundane aspects of life to the ethereal dimensions of spirituality. The rich cultural tapestry woven into this image speaks volumes about the shared human experience and the quest for connection with something beyond the visible world.

As viewers engage with this fine-art print, they are transported to the heart of a cultural practice that transcends geographical borders. The photograph serves as a visual narrative, inviting contemplation on the interplay between tradition, spirituality, and the everyday moments that define our collective journey.

CERTIFIED DELIVERY

All items will be dispatched utilizing reputable international shipping carriers, incorporating tracking whenever feasible. In the unlikely event that an item is lost or sustains damage during the delivery process, we will promptly furnish a complimentary replacement copy.

DAMAGE REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE

Our comprehensive lifetime damage replacement guarantee ensures that in the event of any damage to your photograph, you may reach out to us, and we will promptly furnish a complimentary replacement. Please note that the customer bears responsibility for any associated shipping fees.

CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY

Every fine art photograph is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity, duly signed by Tran Tuan Viet.