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A crowd surrounds an untethered bull during the Jallikattu bull taming celebrations in Alanganallur village. Around one hundred thousand people gather in Alanganallur every year to watch the Jallikattu, otherwise known as the "manju virattu" or the "chasing of the bull". The Jallikattu celebrations are held in January throughout the villages of the Tamil Nadu state on the eve of Mattu Pongal, one of the four days of the Pongal festival. ...