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Chienbaese Parade in Liestal, Switzerland
Switzerland

during the 'Chienbaese' parade seemingly fireproof men carry burning wooden 'brooms' that weigh up to 100kg through the old part of the city of Liestal.

Copyright: Dieter Hofer
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Uploaded: 21/02/2010
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