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India's Rural Olympics Are The Craziest Thing You've Never Seen

Letting tractors run over you? Carrying bricks with your teeth? Balancing plows on your mouth? This ain't London or Rio, friends.

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The "Indian Rural Olympics" is a three-day competition held every winter in the Indian state of Punjab. It's meant to represent a celebration of, well, rural Indian culture. This year was the 77th running of the games, and some of the events are simply astounding.


Tens of thousands of visitors attend every year, and everyone takes the events very seriously.

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