Devotees walk barefoot across 10-metre-long pyre during festival in southern India
Devotees near Thiruppuvanam, Tamil Nadu, walked barefoot across a 10-metre-long pyre during the Islam festival of Muharram.
The villagers are seen quickly shuffling over the bit of burning coat during the festival that marks the first month of the Islamic calendar.
Following the fire walking, a fireworks display is set off.
This footage was filmed on August 20.