Phuket Vegetarian Festival

Phuket Vegetarian Festival is a peculiar interpretation of the Nine Emperor Gods Festival celebrated by the Chinese diasporas throughout Southeast Asia. One of the hallmarks of its Southern Thailand version is piercing practiced by mediums who are believed to be possessed by spirits or minor deities therefore experience neither fear nor pain.

See also:

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Life in Saigon
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Solo Batik Carnival
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Bali Art Festival
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Jathilan
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Santacruzan
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En Trance
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