Monday, July 16, 2012


The Faqirs were a group of wandering Sufis teaching Islam and living on alms. They were known for their ascetic lifestyle, including feats such as meditating on a bed of nails (though this is more of an act of physics than of mental focus). Today their descendants form a distinct caste in India. FilipS built this Faqir.

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