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Villagers toss children in cow dung for good luck in Indian festival

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On the day after Diwali, villagers in a town in central India toss their children in cow dung for good luck and to mark the Hindu festival of Govardhan Pooja.

Footage filmed on November 5 in Betul, Madhya Pradesh, shows local villagers creating a pile of cow dung in the village and offering pooja and performing rituals. Village men and women perform a traditional dance around the pile and then the babies are dropped one by one for good luck.

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Date
Nov-8-2021
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