Oct 21, 2012
The Straits Times
Extreme acts of self-mutilation in Thai vegetarian festival
A devotee of the Chinese Bang Neow Shrine with two guns pierced through his cheeks takes a part in procession during the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket on Oct 20, 2012.
Photos: Extreme piercing featured at Thai festival
A devotee of Ban Tha Rua Chinese shrine with his cheeks pierced sits in trance before a procession celebrating the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket October 19, 2012.