Jubilant Indians celebrate end of Diwali by playing around in cow dung
Jubilant Indians celebrate end of Diwali by playing around in cow dung
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Jubilant Indians celebrate end of Diwali by playing around in cow dung

Haber Merkezi 12:23 November 19, 2020 Yeni Şafak

Footage shows dozens of jubilant Indian villagers as they scoop up handfuls of cow dung for the Gorehabba festival, a local conclusion to India's most important festival, Diwali. Villagers can be seen jumping around and frolicking in large amounts of cow dung brought in especially for the occasion. While this festival is unique to a village where locals believe their god Beereshwara Swamy was born in cow excrement, some Hindus believe cows and everything they produce is sacred and purifying.

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