03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Muhurat C-Sections: In India, Women Opt For Surgery To Stay In Line With The Stars

NEW DELHI, India -- It's the night before the Hindu festival Dussehra and Dr. Rishma Dhillon Pai is preparing for a long day come morning. One patient has already scheduled a cesarean section for the auspicious occasion, and another just checked in for the same, even though the hospital is officially closed for the holiday.

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