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During the initial purification ceremony, a few women from the crowd are overcome with emotions. The Irulas believe that the Goddess's spirit possesses the women. After a brief period of intense behaviour, they calm down.
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Aadi festival of the Irulas
During the initial purification ceremony, a few women from the crowd are overcome with emotions. The Irulas believe that the Goddess's spirit possesses the women. After a brief period of intense behaviour, they calm down.