Hindu holding a raised hand for 45 years
Indian sadhu known fact that for over 45 years, holding a raised hand.
The sadhus in India are called ascetics and saints. Once Amar was an ordinary clerk, and lived in New Delhi. In worldly life his name was Mahant Amar Bharti Ji, he had a family, but in the early 1970s, he realized that all this does not matter.
Then Amar decided to drop everything and devote themselves to the god Shiva, but three years later, the man realized that he was still connected with the worldly temptations, and then to cut yourself off from them, he raised his hand up. Since 1973, sadhus living in such a position.
Over 45 years of hand and turned into a deformed bones covered with skin, which is crowned with nails, twisted into a spiral, as they had during that time did not cut. Hand completely atrophied and frozen vertically.
Some say that Amar Bharati was very upset because of the wars in the world and for the sake of peace, he raised his hand.
In the city of Haridwar during the Kumbh Mela pilgrimage rites (one of the largest mass religious events in the world), Amar Bharati worship.
Moreover, he inspired other sadhus to raise his hand for the sake of harmony and peace, some of which lasted seven, thirteen or even twenty-five years.