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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with spikes takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with umbrellas take part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with knives takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with spikes takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with a gun takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with knivies takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with knives takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with knifes takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with spikes takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with a knife takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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Devotees of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine react while firecrackers explode behind them as they take part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with a knife takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with flags take part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with knives takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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Devotees of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with their faces pierced with spikes takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with his face pierced with knifes takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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Devotees of the Chinese Bang Neow shrine with their faces pierced with knives takes part in a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, south of Bangkok. (Photo by Chaiwat Subprasom / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine has a large skewer pierced through his cheek during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a skewer pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees of a Chinese shrine carry a palanquin housing a deity through smoke in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a sharp object pierced through his lip takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a sharp object pierced through his lips takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees of a Chinese shrine carry a palanquin housing a deity through in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees of a Chinese shrine carry a palanquin housing a deity through smoke in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devote of a Chinese shrine with a skewer pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine has his arm pierced during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple sabres pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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TOPSHOT A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple knives pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with two knives pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a flag pierced through her cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with flowers pierced through her cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a sharp object pierced through his tongue takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees of a Chinese shrine carry a palanquin housing a deity through smoke in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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TOPSHOT A devotee of a Chinese shrine with two badminton rackets pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with two badminton rackets pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with two bamboo branches pierced through her cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple saws pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees of a Chinese shrine cut their tongues with axes as they take part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through her cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine has two large skewers pierced through his cheeks during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with rods pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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TOPSHOT A devotee of a Chinese shrine with skewers pierced through her cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees of a Chinese shrine with skewers pierced through their cheeks take part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a pole pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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TOPSHOT A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a sharp object pierced through his lip takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine has a skewer pierced through his cheek during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine cuts his tongue with an axe as he takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple knives pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with an orchid pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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TOPSHOT A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple skewers pierced through his cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with multiple sabres pierced through his cheek takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine cuts his forefront with an axe as he takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A devotee of a Chinese shrine with a sharp object pierced through her cheeks takes part in a procession during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 3, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Children play in a car parked next to a Chinese shrine during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 2, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees gather at a Chinese shrine during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 2, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Cars pass under an arch decorated for the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 2, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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A child runs between dragon sculptures during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 2, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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Devotees arrive at a Chinese shrine during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 2, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)
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TOPSHOT - Children play in a car parked next to a Chinese shrine during the annual Vegetarian Festival in Phuket on October 2, 2019. - The festival begins on the first evening of the ninth lunar month and lasts for nine days, with many religious devotees slashing themselves with swords, piercing their cheeks with sharp objects and committing other painful acts to purify themselves, taking on the sins of the community. (Photo by Mladen ANTONOV / AFP)