Vegetarian Festival In ThailandOct 3, 2011
The local Chinese community in Thailand belief that abstinence from meat and various stimulants, during the ninth lunar month of the Chinese calendar, will help them obtain good health and peace of mind. They celebrate the vegetarian festival by piercing their own meat and setting of fire crackers. Warning: Most images depict self-mutulation. Join TotallyCoolPix on Facebook and Twitter or join our Flickr Group.