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Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2023 or Nine Emperor Gods Festival 2023. On that evening, Nine Emperor Gods devotees set to make a grand send-off of deities through the waterways. The troupe of sedan chair porters invited devotees to thrown in rims and rims of firecrackers. The more the merrier for the gods and made welcoming gestures.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Phuket, Thailand
Camera: ILCE-7M3
Copyright: © Teik Ow