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- Chudakarana/Shaving the head - When the child is a year old, the head is shaved and nails are cut. This rite symbolises the child's entry into personal hygiene. 11.
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- Almost all TTD temples offer chudakarana (hair tonsuring) services, but the jewel in the crown – Tirumala Venkateswara temple – fetches Rs.250-275 crore from annual e-auctions of hair donated by devotees. On June 12 alone, a whopping 85,518 heads ...
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