Followers flock to Arshid Ali Khan’s temple – often leaving cash or gifts in return for a blessing. PHOTOS: 12-Yr-Old Boy With Tail Hailed As God Divine, Arshid and devotee They believe the youngster – Balaji to his devotees – is the reincarnation of Hindu monkey God Hanuman.
But doctors say he has meningocele, a form of spina bifida where the spinal cord develops abnormally.PHOTOS: 12-Yr-Old Boy With Tail Hailed As God Monkey god, Hanuman Balaji, who lives with his grandparents near Chandigarh, said: “I love my tail. It’s a gift from God.
It’s unusual but people respect me and bow before me because of it. I feel special.” PHOTOS: 12-Yr-Old Boy With Tail Hailed As God Arshid and his grandparents “I’m so happy with grandparents Suraya and Iqbal.”
Doctors say if the growth is not removed, Balaji’s twisted limbs could become worse.