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Mar 03, 2018
Kuthiyottam row: Kerala temple authorities defend 'cruel customs', seek refuge in tradition in fight against child rights activistsIn Kerala's famed Attukal Bhagavathy temple, 983 boys aged between 5 and 12 years went through the rigorous 'Kuthiyottam' ritual, completely unaware of the controversy raging outside the temple's walls
Mar 02, 2018
Kuthiyottam row: Young boys endure days of suffering, brave piercings with metal hooks in Kerala temple ritualAbout a thousand boys between the ages of five and twelve suffer physical and mental abuse as part of a ritual called Kuthiyottam.