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Villagers tonsure head demanding water scheme
Expressing solidarity with the fasting villagers demanding immediate implementation of a water scheme, more than 100 people today tonsured their head in nearby Avanashi. Meanwhile, three of the 14 persons on fast at Avanashi for the past 11 days were ...
10 bags of tonsured hair stolen from Simhachalam temple
We have seen heists of different kinds linked to gold, silver, cash and other valuable items. But here at Simhachalam Temple, the abode of Lord Sri Varahalakshmi Nrusimhaswami, in Visakhapatnam, robbers struck on Sunday night to decamp with 10 bags of ...
Himachal shrine offers girls' tonsure ceremony for free
Shimla, Feb 16 (IANS): One of the busiest shrines in Himachal Pradesh, the Mata Chintpurni temple, has decided to perform tonsure ceremony for girl child free of cost to address gender imbalance and discrimination, an official said on Tuesday. "We have ...
Star Wars 8 cast seen filming explosive scene with a landspeeder in Dubrovnik
With flat features, a huge broad mouth and white facial scarring drawing the eye, the otherworldly nature of the bodyguard was increased but its frilled white tonsure and beard combination. The newcomer joined the reptilian alien who had been seen ...
Polluted Holy Tank Set for New Lease
Besides, devotees take a dip on religious days and tonsure the heads of their children on the banks of the tank as it is considered auspicious.

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