'We heard from our grandfathers that they used cow dung for heating. But nobody had thought about the camel waste itself'
A bizarre ritual takes place in Betul of Indian state Madhya Pradesh where parents toss their children in cow dung as they believe that the ritual brings good luck. As many would find it baffling to put one's little child in a pile of cow dung, it surely does not bewilder the townsfolk of Betul in Madhya Pradesh. People in Betul believe that tossing their children in cow dung would turn out to be beneficial as it helps in keeping them away from diseases or many sort of ailments. It is also believed to bring them…