Jallikattu: the art of taming the bull

Updated: Jan 15, 2014 20:01 IST

Participants scramble onto a fence as bulls charge towards them during the bull-taming sport, Jallikattu, in Palamedu, near Madurai. Jallikattu is an ancient heroic sporting event in Tamil Nadu played during Pongal.(AP photo)
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Participants scramble onto a fence as bulls charge towards them during the bull-taming sport, Jallikattu, in Palamedu, near Madurai. Jallikattu is an ancient heroic sporting event in Tamil Nadu played during Pongal.(AP photo)

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