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Praying for Rain

A self-explanatory photo pre-1900 : An Indian Fakir performing a ritual praying for rain.

The context is relevant even today!

Indina Culture pre 1900

jm

June 2014

 

 

One comment on “Praying for Rain

  1. Emeralds
    June 24, 2014

    That is fascinating photo…although I am not sure I would want to be dangling at the end of the rope for too long…my faith is obviously not strong enough 🙂

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