click an image to see the large version - 12 pictures out of a total of 45 pictures of Sri Lanka - Esala Perahera
the festival of the tooth
elephant procession
the festival of the tooth
local people enjoying the procession
elephant procession, festival of the tooth
elephant procession, festival of the tooth
elephant procession, festival of the tooth
Kandy drummers, festival of the tooth
man offering a coconut
three boys on an elephant, festival of the tooth
Kandy drummers, festival of the tooth
men performing a flesh hook ritual, festival of the tooth

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