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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 is wearing an undergarment and has the spokes of the kavadi pierced into his body. He is walking barefoot on a street lined on both sides with shophouses. Behind him are several Indian men wearing light-coloured clothing. Title devised by Library staff. Date of creation estimated.

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The copyrights to the Lim Shao Bin Collection belong to various parties, as declared in the documents; images; letters; etc. kindly shared by Lim Shao Bin. Use and reproduction require written permission.

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