While monkey buffets, nude men battling and the praising of genitals may be common in some parts of the world, these festivals most definitely make our list of the twisted and downright strangest and most bizarre festivals in the world.
The Kanamara Matsuri is centered around a local penis-venerating shrine once popular among prostitutes who wished to pray for protection from sexually transmitted diseases " data-medium-file=" data-large-file=" class="alignnone wp-image-2130 size-full" title="Kanamara Matsuri" src=" alt="Bizarre Festivals" width="550" height="347" srcset=" sizes="(max-width: 550px) 100vw, 550px" /Every year, people from the town of Kawasaki in Japan take part in a festival, The Shinto Kanamara Matsuri.
Spears can be divided into two broad categories: those designed for thrusting in melee combat and those designed for throwing (usually referred to as javelins).
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The other name titles came later, after millions had died in his wars of conquest."God in Heaven. The seal of the Emperor of Mankind." Genghis Khan's birth name was Temujin.
At the time of his birth, his father, Yesukai, was absent on a raid against a tribal enemy called "Temujin" by name.