In villages temple bell is the time keeper for themIn many villages across India and especially in South India, big temple bells are used to denote the exact time of the day and thus the villagers does wore a watch to know the timings. Most of the big temples would use these temple bells on hourly basis and the main aim of those striking of bells is to know the exact pooja rituals inside the temple and for the villagers it acts a time keeper every day. Temple bells are large in size and there are particular persons trained to operate it. Sound of the temple bells can be heard far off.
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