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5 Creepiest Traditions In The World That Will Give You Goosebumps

Every culture and religion have their uniqueness which make them different from the others. The traditions followed by them cannot be justified, they have their own reasons.

Though they are too odd and bizarre but we can’t do anything and they exist. So I have brought you some creepiest traditions, check them out:

1. Bullet ant gloves

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Also read: 7 Horrible and Bizarre Traditions in The World That Will Leave You Shocked!

This tradition is practised in Amazonian tribe where boys have to prove their manhood by wearing a woven mitt which has deadly creatures called bullet ant placed in it. They have to wear this mitt on hands and dance for 10 minutes. The unusual part is that they have to do it for 20 times in their lifetime.

2. Hindu Thaipusam festival piercings

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The devotees of the Lord Murugan, the God of war follow this tradition. They have body piercings and make a pilgrimage to the Malaysia’s Batu Caves.

3. Night hunting in Bhutan

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This tradition is practised in the eastern parts of the Himalayan Kingdom and is locally called Bomena. Young men go out in search of love in the night and for they broke out in the rooms of eligible spinster. They spend the night there and in case caught they have to marry the girl.

4. Thaipusam

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This festival is celebrated on the victory of Lord Murugan over an evil spirit. It includes the piercing of body from different parts with sharp objects.

5. Baby throwing in India

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This ritual involves throwing a new born baby off a 50ft height of a temple and then catching them with a cloth. Couples who are blessed with child after they visit Sri Santeswar temple practice this tradition. The tradition has been celebrated for more than 500 years.

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