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"4. Hindu festival in connection with the worship of Khali. Some of the people after smearing themsleves with mud, in a perfomance of a favour in ardour to appease the angry God and as an expression of gratitude for some blessing received measure their length a certain number of times tound the temple. Maliyampollium, Erode". One of 5 images mounted on card relating to the celebration of a Hindu festival, possibly Diwali. One of a number of prints captioned and pasted onto numbered boards, used by the London Missionary Society for reference and publications.
photographs printing-out paper, 6.5 x 9.9 cm.
impa-m1416 [Legacy record ID] IMP-SOA-CWM-09-10-010-012-4 http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m1416 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-SOA-CWM-09-10-010-012-4.jpg
London Missionary Society Religious practice Group portraits