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Tip: Categorizing images
Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.
1) If you're using the UploadWizard, you can add categories to each file when you describe it. Just click "more options" for the file and add the categories which make sense:
2) You can also pick the file from your list of uploads, edit the file description page, and manually add the category code at the end of the page.
- [[Category:Category name]]
For example, if you are uploading a diagram showing the orbits of comets, you add the following code:
- [[Category:Astronomical diagrams]]
When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations"). Pro-tip: The CommonSense tool can help you find the best category for your image.
- Image:Narayan Sarovar.jpg was uncategorized on 6 January 2012 CategorizationBot (talk) 14:24, 7 January 2012 (UTC)
- Image:Tibetan-bronze-statue-Ganesha.jpg was uncategorized on 30 January 2012 CategorizationBot (talk) 14:41, 31 January 2012 (UTC)
Pranama generally involves bowing or touching the ground, neither is done in this case. It is just women climbing stairs, not really any Hindu ritual. --Redtigerxyz (talk) 17:16, 17 January 2012 (UTC)
Wooden sticks (for procession)
The Wooden sticks (for procession) are not part of Hindu rituals per se. It is the paraded icons that are part of ritual. The processional gold/bronze icons are known as utsava-murti (sub-class of w:murti). If the icon is in a covered vehicle, the vehicle is known as a palkhi (w:Litter (vehicle))--Redtigerxyz (talk) 17:20, 17 January 2012 (UTC)
- Utsava means festival, any festival eg. Ganeshostava: Ganesha festival (Ganesh Chaturthi); Deepotsava: festival of lights (Diwali). --Redtigerxyz (talk) 16:50, 2 February 2012 (UTC)
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