Naked yard work – will it embarrass the rain gods, or is it positive reinforcement?

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“Drought-stricken farmers in parts of eastern India have asked their daughters to plow the fields while naked — in an effort to embarrass the weather gods into bringing some monsoon rain. Witnesses said the daughters did their work, then, after sunset, chanted ancient hymns to invoke the gods.”

Via NPR.org

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