Blood whip festival to pray for rain

Blood whip festival to pray for rain

MexicoPeople wear tiger costumes, whip each other until blood is spilled to perform the ancient ritual of praying for rain. “They say a drop of blood is a raindrop. I’m excited but also worried,” said Karina Vicente, 22, who attended …

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Stair crack helps detect ‘missing’ girl

Stair crack helps detect 'missing' girl

AmericaPaislee was found after investigators discovered an unusual crack in the wooden stairs leading down to the basement of his grandfather’s home in New York state. Police on February 15 searched the house in the town of Saugerties, Ulster County, …

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The Prime Minister is whipped to pray for good luck

The Prime Minister is whipped to pray for good luck

IndiaChhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel raised his hand to receive a strong whip as a traditional ritual to pray for good luck for the whole state. “I have followed the traditional ritual of being whipped to bring good luck to …

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