Sacrifice

PhotographerGoto Michitake
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryHino, Japan
Photo DateOctober, 2015
Technical InfoDigital
Entry Description

Origin of The Vegetarian Festival in Chinese temple in Phuket, Thailand, is said to be a prayer that began to quell the epidemic disease in Phuket in about 200 years ago. Devotees that God has possessed is considered to cleanse the sins of their own mind and body and social by damaging their bodies.

About Photographer

Japanese Freelance photographer based in Tokyo, Japan.