Taking their cow worship to a whole new level, the locals collect their cow faeces for several weeks, store in one place and after praying to Hindu gods bathe their children in the manure. The tradition is believed to help them stay healthy and bring good fortune to family at the same time.
It is believed that the cow dung has many health benefits
The practice occurs a day after Diwali — one of the largest and brightest festivals in India. It signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair.