Indian indentured labourers at worship, 1905

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Title

Indian indentured labourers at worship, 1905

Description

A group of Indians pause to take a photograph while celebrating the Hussay (also Hosay) ritual. Behind them is the 'temple' used in their worship ceremony.

Subject

Hussay Festival - Jamaica; East Indians - Jamaica

Date

1905

Source

NLJ Photograph Collection

Identifier

D0006295

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image must be obtained from the National Library of Jamaica.

Format

JPEG

Type

Photograph

Citation

“Indian indentured labourers at worship, 1905,” National Library of Jamaica Digital Collection , accessed October 23, 2019, https://nljdigital.nlj.gov.jm/items/show/5575.