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Balinese men bring their rooster and gather at Hyang Api temple during Aci Keburan ritual. Every sixth Balinese month the people at Kelusa Village in Bali held Aci Keburan ritual in Hyang Api temple. The ritual is famous for the cockfighting, known as 'tajen' is belived by the Hindu community to expel evil spirits and is called called 'tabuh rah' (pouring blood) where the losing bird's spilt blood is offered to the spirits to prevent their livestock and pets from suffering from outbreaks of disease causing death.
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