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Kandy Perahera, Ceylon 1910-1915

kandy perahera, Procession of the holy relic of the tooth ceylon

Procession of the holy relic of the tooth ceylon #085

The Procession of the Holy Relic of the Tooth the Kandy Perahera, Sri Lanka

Date/Era: c.1910 – 1915

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1. Walter Jayawardhana - March 21, 2011

This is a latter 19th century colored photo. Please notice the costumes of perehera organizers and the black uniform of the police officer- that was before the khakied uniforms were introduced in Ceylon.

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