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"5. Hindu festival in connection with the worship of Khali. After having smeared themselves with mud and having done puja and made their offerings at the temple they proceed to the sacred river convoy to bathe in the belief that all their sins will be washed away. 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, 7.3 x 10.6 cm.
impa-m1417 [Legacy record ID] IMP-SOA-CWM-09-10-010-012-5 http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m1417 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-SOA-CWM-09-10-010-012-5.jpg
London Missionary Society Religious practice Group portraits