Indian ascetic Muslim uses a sharp object to self flagellate at the shrine of Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti

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An Indian ascetic Muslim puts a sharp object into his eye as a demonstration of faith at the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti during the Urs festival in Ajmer in the western Indian state of Rajasthan in April 14, 2016. The Urs festival commemorates the death anniversary of Chishti, founder of the Chishtiya Sufi order in India.
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