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Piercing lemons for faith

The man was getting lemons pierced onto his body. Supported by his wife, daughter and a helper, I was told that 201 lemons in total will be affixed to the man's body. It was a ritual that they were doing to worship and appease the goddess Kali on the day of Angalamman Festival.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2015
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 17, 2015, 2:54 a.m.
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