Two Monks

A monk in white clothes and a walking stick, followed by a Jain Shvetambri monk. The Shvetambri monks cover their mouth with a rectangular piece of cloth and carry a mop made of woollen thread to avoid causing harm to any living insect or animal while they walk, sit or lie down.

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Wellcome Collection

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1800 – 1899

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