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Jallikattu - Dancing with wolves

Madurai - Palamedu - Jallikattu

 

Taming the bull, to stay on you must follow the the high jumping up of the bull.

 

The next day,

two young man died in Alanganallur (Madurai) as they were picked up by the horns of the bull. (Top story in newspapers, of course daily traffic deaths are less interesting ...)

 

Publication BBC News

 

2005-01-15

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PS

Places where jallikattu is to be held this month January 2012

Avaniapuram (Madurai) Jan 15

Palamedu (Madurai) Jan 16

Periyasuriyur (Tiruchy) Jan 16

Alanganallur (Madurai) Jan 17

Siravayal (Sivagangai) Jan 17

Palakurichi (Tiruchy) Jan 17

Kandipatti (Sivagangai) Jan 19

Karungulam (Tiruchy) Jan 29

Article written for the Deccan Chronicle Newspaper 2012-01-14

 

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