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  • Chetty Taipusam, Singapore

    Heritage and Culture
    This is a black-and-white postcard with a photograph of a row of four statues with two Chetties on both ends, a man on the far right and a boy on the left. This was taking during a Thaipusam celebration. The back of the postcard is unwritten. Date of creation estimated.
  • Thaipusam, Singapore

    Heritage and Culture
    This is a black and white postcard with a photograph of an Indian man being prepared for a Thaipusam ceremony. The man is carrying a kavadi, while another man is piercing the spokes of the kavadi into his body. Around him are several Indian men busy making preparations. Title devised...
  • Thaipusam, Singapore

    Heritage and Culture
    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...
  • Thaipusam, Singapore

    Heritage and Culture
    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...