A MAN dressed as the devil leaps over babies in one of the world’s most bizarre annual festivals.
El Colacho – or baby jumping – dates back to 1620 and is said to cleanse the infants of sin and ensure a happy life free of evil spirits.
The spectacle occurs in northern Spain[/caption]
The previous pope, Benedict XVI, asked Spanish priests to distance themselves from the practice but it is still hugely popular.
Babies who have been…