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KATARAGAMA

Kataragama is a very popular pilgrimage site in Sri  Lanka.  People of all walks of life throng to kataragama.The festivel in august draws thousands of pilgrimsto  winess the ritual  performances  of the devotees.Some dance  with  skewers thrust  through  ther  tongues  and sheeks .  others  tow  heavy carts or suspend weights   from  hooks  piercing their wolking  ceremony.  the devotees   wolk   barefoot  on  beds  of  redhot  embers.

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