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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. Three Hindu men are briskly walking on the hot coal pit. Excited spectators watch from behind the barriers, while a few photographers are seen near the milk trench. Title devised by Library staff.

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All rights reserved. National Library Board Singapore, 2020


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