How such an act of arson can purge all evil is quite incomprehensible to me. However, the aam aadmi seems to be very taken by the idea.
Image: An effigy of demon king Ravana during Dussehra celebrations in New Delhi, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012. Dussehra festival commemorates the victory of Hindu Lord Rama over Ravana, a ruler who had abducted Rama's wife, Sita Devi.
Text: Shradha Mohanty