Made snana--ritual/superstition - treatment for skin disorder and leprosy
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http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/...067993.cms


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one other article from 'The Hindu'--reporting this nonsense-- with photograph

http://hindu.com/2010/12/08/stories/2010...830900.htm

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Probably leads to quite a few skin diseases.
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Thanks for posting this, Anil. It is a dehumanizing practice, symbolic of deep seated sickness.

Quote:"the practice of non-Brahmin devotees rolling on the plantain leaves on which Brahmins would have partaken food."
"Fossil rabbits in the Precambrian"
~ J.B.S.Haldane, on being asked to falsify evolution.
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