Every year thousands of Hindu devotees gather in front of Shri Shri Lokenath Brahmachari Ashram temple for the Kartik Brati or Rakher Upobash religious festival in Barodi, Near Dhaka, Bangladesh. Faithful sit in front of candles light ( named locally as Prodip ) and absorb in prayer.
Lokenath Brahmachari who is called Baba Lokenath was an 18th Century Hindu saint and philosopher in Bengal. Hindu worshipers fast and pray in earnest to the gods for their favors during the traditional ritual called Kartik Brati or Rakher Upobash.Barodi, near Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The spiritual warfare is very well described in Paul's letter to the Ephesians, 6:12. In order to face this battle, we must first pray and be aware of the power God has given us to fight with our spiritual weapons. The subject matter in the picture is God's spiritual warfare or prayer, which coincides with the competition topic.
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