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Thaipusam, Singapore



This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of an Indian man carrying a kavadi during a Thaipusam ceremony. The man has two sharp objects pierced into his cheeks and one sharp object pierced through his tongue. The words "Thaipusam, Singapore" are printed at the bottom of the postcard. The back of the postcard contains a handwritten message. Date of creation estimated.

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