February 16, 2009

Festival, Thailand

Photograph by Ryan Libre

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Locals do everything they can to bring in good luck and get rid of bad luck. For ten days straight fireworks are thrown at the processions, and many men and women pierce their cheeks with huge objects like meter-long poles, guns, and lamps.
—Caption by Ryan Libre

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