Ritual in India: Tossing Babies for Their Health

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tossing-babiesIn a centuries-old ritual, Hindu priests in south India toss babies from the rooftop of a temple. They believe this helps the babies – who range from 3 months to 2 years – grow stronger.

Click below for a video report from CBSNews.com’s Nick Dietz:

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  1. IF ONLY THE PALESTINIANS HAD THAT CULTURE TOO.
    THEY COULD BE SHACHEEDS AT REALLY YOUNG AGES.
    Oh how much more pleasant for the Yidden it would be.

  2. isnt this avodah zara = and we are NOT supposed to be interested in what others do?

    We just have to make sure WE do the right thing correctly -learn Torah, do mitzvos – bein adam lachaveiro and bein adam laMakom -MAKE A KIDDUSH HASHEM!
    this should be taken off the website..

  3. Notice how the news looks at this custom in a positive way but when in comes to bris mehillah they do that opposite

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