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The Ritual of Penance

As a ritual of penance on the celebration of ‘Gajon’ festival, a Hindu devotee is pierced by multiple metal skewers through several parts of his body.

TAGS: Festival, India, People, Ritual, Travel

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Kolkata, India
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© Mallar Sarkar.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2018
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 10, 2018, 2:36 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 70D
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO125
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