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Reel Name: Thread Changing Festival
Reel Notes: Thread Changing (Yajnopavitra) Festival of Tamil Brahmins
Date of Exposure: August 2001
Keywords: thread,  full moon,  


The Sashtang Namaskar
Submission of Eight Limbs

At the Annual Thread Changing Ceremony


A South Indian Brahmin

A Tamil Brahmin going over the scriptures while running an errand

A Quick Refresh of Scriptures

Thread Changing Festival


Brahmins at a Thread Changing Ceremony

Tamil Brahmins Gathered for Spiritual Renewal

Brahmins gathered for a thread changing ceremony


At the Annual Thread Changing Ceremony

Brahmins on their way to the Yajnopavita ceremony


Tamil Brahmins Gathered for Spiritual Renewal

Brahmins gathered for a thread changing ceremony

 

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