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  • Chettiars' Temple, mid-1970s

    Streets and Places
    This photograph shows a Hindu ceremony at a Chettiars' Temple, taken between 1974 and 1976. It shows a standing congregation of mostly women devotees. A framed picture of a female deity hangs on one of the pillars. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Thaipusam, 1976

    This photograph shows a front view of a Thaipusam road procession in 1976. Leading the procession are two participants carrying Hindu idols. Behind them and partially hidden is the Kavadi bearer. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Chettiars' Temple, mid-1970s

    This photograph shows a Hindu priest holding on to a deity on a horse figurine atop a high platform surrounded by a group of male devotees, taken between 1974 and 1976. The ceremony is taking place at night within the temple's compound. Title devised by Library staff.