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Theemithi festival at Sri Mariamman Temple, 1975

This photograph shows a Theemithi firewalking festival of 1975 at the courtyard of the Sri Mariamman temple. Two Hindu men are pouring milk into a trench where devotees will dip their feet after their firewalking. Excited spectators are cordoned off from the pit area by black and white barriers. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. National Library Board Singapore, 2020


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