Woman marries dog and other instances of superstitious traditions in India

marriage with dogIndians have a knack of following traditions blindly. They believe it’s better not to have bad luck than going against superstitions. Long gone things like cutting nails on Saturdays or putting a kala tilak of kajal to protect from buri nazar can be vividly seen.
The people of Jharkhand believe in ghosts and supernatural beings. It is said that to safeguard the girls, they are married to the dogs. As this can ward off the evil powers around.
Totka’s are appreciated and believed in like everything will go haywire if not done in a particular way.
This is how girls get maried in Himachal
Kinnaur in Himachal is known as one of the most beautiful places to visit. But it follows an unusual ritual to maintain its sanctity. The girls of Kinnaur are not allowed to marry a single guy, instead, she has to marry each and every guy in the groom’s family!
Where frogs get to tie the knot
The Rain God Indra is apparently pleased by marrying two frogs. The Vedic rites are performed and people pray for a good monsoon.

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