hindu man with machete

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hindu man with machete

Hindu religious ceremony in La Reunion french island (Indian Ocean)

The guy holding the big machete is in some sort of trance.­ Later in the ceremony he cut the head off a live sacrificial goat, then walked bare feet on a long bed of burning charcoals.­ Intense!

This photo was published by the french PHOTO magazine.­

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la reunion
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January 1, 1979
misc & unclassified 456 photos

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Shot on Film 227 photos

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