The world has some interesting cultural rituals.

They range from the El Colacho festival in Spain, where men dressed as the devil jump over babies on the street to absolve the babies of sin, to incredible act of Sokushibutsu, a strenuous task of self-mummification practised among Buddhist monks who only eat seeds and pine needles for 1,000 days. 

And if you are feeling daring, you can participate in the Kanamara Matsuri, the Japanese "penis festival" which features phallic shaped snacks, images, shrines and parades.

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