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  Vijayadazaami

 

Thailand

On the evening of the tenth day of the ancient Indian festival of Navaratri a grand chariot procession is held through the streets.

 

Brahmins, brahman priests, accompany the many wagons, dressed in a red sarong and wearing a brahman cord.

 

  Vijayadazaami

 

  Vijayadazaami

 

The wagons, referred to as chariots, are decorated with orange dao reuang flowers (fig.) and lemons.