With the release of Aamir Khan's record-breaking Dangal, everyone's talking about wrestling in India.

The film has certainly sparked debate on a number of topics—about women in sports, about gender roles and discrimination in general, about parenting and more (read the Mint review here)—and in this week's Big Picture, we delve into the world of earthen rings, akharas and dangals. Click here to read on.

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