Theemithi Festival (Fire walking ceremony)- Singapore Documentary Photography (42 images)

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As a documentary photographer, i always want to do a documentation of the Thimithi Festival or the Fire walking Festival held in Singapore. It is one of the major Hindu festival celebrated by the Hindus during the month of October. This festival takes place in order to venerate and honor goddess Draupadi. Legend says that Draupadi was made to walk on burning coals barefoot, without any expressions of pain, in order to prove her fidelity to her husband. Commemorating this painful event and...
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