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Now, a frog wedding in Udupi to ‘appease rain god’, complete with mangalsutra and lunch

Author: | Posted on: Sunday, June 9th, 2019

In the midst of the ongoing water crisis in the coastal districts of Karnataka, superstitious practices by people desperate for rain are flourishing. In Udupi, residents got two frogs married to each other to ‘appease god Varuna’. The ‘Manduka Kalyanostsava’ (wedding of the frogs) of frog-groom Varuna from Kalsanka, and frog-bride Varsha from Kolagiri, was hosted at a hotel in Udupi on Saturday.

 

For more on this report by Team StoryInfinity read – The News Minute.

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