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Four Buddhist rituals: ritual 3

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posted on 21.09.2016, 04:11 by David Templeman
Taken during October 1969 this ritual shows the Tibetan monks at Svayambhunath temple in Kathmandu at an end-of-year ceremony burning an effigy representing the previous year's bad luck. The procession left the temple with the effigy (shown in the temple and being burned) and removed it to a nearby hill where the burning occurred.

Original format: col.; 5 x 5 cm

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