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Handprints of widows that committed Sati. Junagarh Fort, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

Handprints on wall of Junagarh Fort of widows committed who Sati.

Sati or suttee is an obsolete funeral custom where a widow immolates herself (Anumarana) on her husband’s pyre or takes her own life in another fashion shortly after her husband’s death.

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Handprints of widows who committed Sati, Junagarh Fort, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

Handprints on wall of Junagarh Fort of widows committed who Sati.

Sati or suttee is an obsolete funeral custom where a widow immolates herself (Anumarana) on her husband’s pyre or takes her own life in another fashion shortly after her husband’s death.

See more photos of Bikaner Rajasthan in Rajasthan India photos gallery.

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Handprints of Sati widows, Junagarh Fort, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

Handprints on wall of Junagarh Fort of widows committed who Sati.

Sati or suttee is an obsolete funeral custom where a widow immolates herself (Anumarana) on her husband’s pyre or takes her own life in another fashion shortly after her husband’s death.

See more photos of Bikaner Rajasthan in Rajasthan India photos gallery.

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Handprint of a widow who committed Sati, Junagarh Fort, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

Handprints on wall of Junagarh Fort of widows committed who Sati.

Sati or suttee is an obsolete funeral custom where a widow immolates herself (Anumarana) on her husband’s pyre or takes her own life in another fashion shortly after her husband’s death.

See more photos of Bikaner Rajasthan in Rajasthan India photos gallery.

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Shri Karni Mata Temple, Rat Temple, Deshnok, Rajasthan, India

Shri Karni Mata Temple or the Rat Temple in Deshnok, Rajasthan, India

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Rajasthan India

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