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In India, eating human flesh is a way to gain spiritual powers

Here is some publicity for a video : http://www.ceveni.com/2009/01/aghori-sadhus-eating-human-flesh-video.html It’s about cannibalism, “aghori sadhu” and what faithful people can do… It’s gruesome but there are people who like it ! For those who don’t know, “sadhu” are hindu men who renunce everything … Continue reading

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India : jailhouse yoga

Jails are full. In India as well as in western countries. To improve the conditions of life of the inmates, the prison authorities of Madhya Pradesh ( a state in central India) have decided those who agree will have to practise yoga, … Continue reading

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India : the land of the living dead

To defend his cause, Lal Bihari has been many times in police stations and government offices but to no avail. Finally he decided to contest elections to draw attention to his problem. In 1976, he has been declared officially dead. “I myself … Continue reading

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India : family ties beyond death

While traveling in India,  many times  I have seen  a strong relationship between fathers and sons.  It can be explained by religious and cultural reasons.  An hindu like to feel he is one with the universe, in harmony with the … Continue reading

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