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Last night, a giant celebration marked the end of the 9-day Phuket Vegetarian Festival. A parade made its way through Phuket Town, with devotees either marching or travelling by motorcade. Midnight marked the hour at which observers were able to once again eat meat. Processioners marched through the streets of Phuket Town for hours carrying flags and shrines, while members of the crowd threw firecrackers. Many small tables were set up in the road with offerings to the Ma Song and their helpers. The Phuket Vegetarian Festival is known for its Ma Song. These spiritual devotees will self-mutilate, slicing their […]

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4 minutes ago, AlexPTY said:

was it so bad you have to celebrate the end of it?

Yes, it's the same reason to give some street musicians money, if they promise to stop playing 🤣

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4 minutes ago, AlexPTY said:

was it so bad you have to celebrate the end of it?

Pretty glad it's finished! now back to my pork and chicken satay's !

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