New York's most legendary hotel has gone full-throttle Gatsby to coincide with the new movie's premiere and its integral part in the classic story. There will be Gatsby-themed food and drink, music of the 1920's, costumes and props from the film on display and even a dedicated Gatsby website. They've also created a new Fitzgerald Suite retrofitted to create the era in high style replete with an entire library of his works. The author and his wife were frequent guests at the iconic landmark, and it later served as a set location for both movies.
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Aarti is a Hindu religious ritual of worship in which light from wicks soaked in ghee (purified butter) is offered to one or more deities. Elaborate ce... More Aarti is a Hindu religious ritual of worship in which light from wicks soaked in ghee (purified butter) is offered to one or more deities. Elaborate celebrations are also common. In the fall of 2013, photographer and videographer Pete McBride, along with professional climbers Jake Norton and Dave Morton, followed the Ganges River from snow to sea, a distance of some 1,500 miles. They captured these moments on video during a 45-day journey by foot, boat, bike, aircraft, rickshaw, bus, train, and even elephant. Learn more about aarti and the journey down the Ganges: http://proof.nationalgeographic.com/2014/08/08/kissing-the-bay-of-bengal-celebration-reverence-and-mystery/ PRODUCER AND VIDEOGRAPHER: Pete McBride ADDITIONAL VIDEOGRAPHY: Jake Norton and Dave Morton
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