BIRTHDAY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BIRTHDAY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) In wake of deaths, India sets age limit for Krishna birthday pyramids http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296666-68/court-krishna-pyramids-age.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296666-68/court-krishna-pyramids-age.html.csp">In wake of deaths, India sets age limit for Krishna birthday pyramids</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T09:04:43.431-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New Delhi • India’s top court said Thursday that children as young as 12 can climb atop towering human pyramids in a popular Hindu celebration that has seen deaths and injuries in past years. Devotees celebrate the birthday of the child-god Krishna each August by forming a pyramid with the last climber, usually a child, clambering to the top to break the “dahi handi,” an earthen pot filled with curd. It honors Krishna’s effort to steal butter. Hundreds of thousands of cheering people join the ce...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582966662014-08-14T09:04:43.431-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T09:04:43.431-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296666@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:04:43 MDT