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Wooden phalluses found at lost burial site in Xinjiang desert

Wooden carvings of male genitals found in the hands of female mummies discovered in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region were part of an ancient ritual, not sex toys, according to a new study by Chinese scientists. Kharkarin Rock near the Erdene Zuu Monastery in Mongolia. Archaeologists believe  that large phallus-shaped sculptures like this played an important role in ancient rituals  [Credit: University of...

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