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In Varanasi, there are a tribe of ascetic sadhus who have renounced their families and all worldly possessions in their search of god. They are the Aghoris. Even among sadhus, they are an extreme lot, with a number of taboo rituals and practices.

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In Varanasi, there are a tribe of ascetic sadhus who have renounced their families and all worldly possessions in their search of god. They are the Aghoris. Even among sadhus, they are an extreme lot, with a number of taboo rituals and practices.

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