|Poras Chaudhary's amazing photo of the making of a Sadhu, or Hindu Holy Man.|
The goal is to disable the male organ through this mistreatment.
Sadhus are detached from the concerns of everyday life.
Please visit Poras Chaudhary's website for more Kumbh Mela photos: Poras Chaudhary
In Save Send Delete I talk about living in the Indian subcontinent. I had wanted to live there since I was a little kid. As I describe in the book, I greatly admire the depth of the spiritual search in the Hindu-Buddhist world.