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By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : December 06, 2018, 11:16
Duration : 01:18

Hindu devotees whip themselves with ropes to please rain goddess in Coimbatore

Scores of people in Coimbatore participated in a procession for the traditional whipping festival. The festival is dedicated to the Hindu Goddess of rain, Adaikala Amman, who is believed to have arrived from Thanjavur to Coimbatore, around 300 years ago.

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