Telangana: Muslim woman visits temple to perform Hindu ritual

RajannaSircilla: A Muslim woman clad in burqa visits Sri Raja Rajeshwara Swamy temple in Vemulawada in the state on Tuesday.

Apsar, 33-year-old from Manthani, went to the temple to perform an age-old ox-tying ritual called Kode Mokkulu, for Lord Shiva.

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The temple authorities and locals there said that this was the first time in the history of the temple that a Muslim woman performed Kode Mokkulu. 

This temple also has a dargah on its premises which is visited by many non-Muslims.