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August 3, 2019

Sweet Celebration

A giant batch of samanak is cooked up in Isfahan, Iran. The traditional dessert is made of wheat germ, flour, and water, and made to celebrate the Iranian New Year. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by MAJID HOJATI, National Geographic Your Shot

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