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Priests in caste limbo

Kesavan’s father and grandfather were caretakers who sold candles and performed basic rituals at their local makeshift temple attended by fellow Dalits, or members of the so-called untouchable caste. In India, these structures are omnipresent around sacred trees, on sidewalks, abutting overpasses.

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  • Headline: Priests in caste limbo
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 2 on 10/07/2012
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