Faces of the great night of Shiva
Article from Flickr Blog
The Hindu festival Maha Shivratri is celebrated anually in reverence of Lord Shiva. Here are some of the many colorful face paintings that accompanied the celebrations. More fascinating photos of people and the festivities can be found in searches for all the different names of Maha Shivaratri, including padmarajarathri, Maha Sivaratri, and Sivarathri.