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What is special about the sadhus of India?

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– A Sadhu is born when a man or a woman sets off in pursuit of Moksha.
– Before embarking on this journey, they give up everything – be it material possessions, social status (such as caste), relationships (including parents) and even their identities (names) to become legally dead.
– A Sadhu is typically associated with an Akhara (a gender-egalitarian term for a monastic school) and initiated by a guru.
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