Visuals of people pulling heavy vehicles with their feet, teeth or hair is something we all have seen and admired. These visuals often demonstrate the strength that a human body posses, and is also believed to an indication of a person’s spirituality. However, what has stunned many people is a viral photo of a man pulling a tractor with his genitalia! The man is an elderly ascetic (or a ‘baba’), who pulled the tractor with his penis at the annual Magh Mela that is organised on the banks of Ganga in Allahabad. With the help of a rope tied to his penis, the baba manages to pull the heavy tractor, and the scene has left many onlookers shocked.
The nude monk had a rope tied to his penis, while the other end was tied to the tractor. The incident took place during the ongoing Magh Mela in Allahabad. The 45-day-long event is held in Prayag. Onlookers and pilgrims at Sangam — the confluence of rivers Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati — in Prayag, were in awe and were shocked by the sight of the elderly baba pulling the tractor. His unusual display of strength was a way of proving his spirituality, state news reports. Allahabad Kumbh Mela: Shortcut to Nirvana
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Interestingly, several photos of sadhus, or monks with white hair and big beaded necklaces have been floating around on social media. These photos have left people around the world shocked. The Magh Mela is also known as the mini Kumbh Mela. The Magh Mela is held every year during the month of Magh month as per the Hindu Lunar calendar. People across the country go to Allahabad during the Magh Mela to take a dip in the holy waters at the Sangam.