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A Thaipusam kavadi bearer, 1950s-60s [2]

This photograph shows a close up view of a kavadi bearer during Thaipusam, with a wreath of flowers around his neck. He has an arrow pierced through his tongue, another arrow through his mouth and spokes from the kavadi pierced on his skin. Photograph taken between 1950-1969. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. Sons of David “Danny” Daniel


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