Likewise, the famous Sangam period characters of King Koperunchozhan and Pisuranthaiyar are another example for same-sex love and They are said to have not seen each other at all and yet shared love and regard for each other, so much, that they die at the same time at different places. Printable version Jun 18, 7: August Learn how and when to remove this template message. Binghamton, NY: Large festivals are celebrated at these temples wherein hundreds of scantily-clad devadasis and jogappas parade through the streets. Members of the third sex are not ostracized, however, and are sometimes recognized for having divine powers or insights. This article or section appears to be slanted towards recent events.
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