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Men in India often prefer or maybe need to pee 'al fresco'. However, property owners are not so keen about people peeing against their walls.

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The picture above includes the warnings not to pee alongside symbols of Islam, of Christianity, and of Hinduism. These are the three main religions in Bangalore. For a long time, I was puzzled by the proximity of these holy symbols and the exhortations not to pee. I believe, that these symbols of 3 religions are placed on the wall in an attempt to prevent them from being desecrated by urination and also the wall on which they are drawn from being peed against.

I have also seen external walls on which images of Hindu gods have been affixed at regular intervals. A friend of mine suggested that their presence is also supposed to deter the deperate from peeing nearby.

Address: Almost any wall in Bangalore

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Posted by ADAMYAMEY 04:20 Archived in India Tagged india bangalore walls wc toilets bengaluru urination

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