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Impressions from a Santhal village in the Dinajpur district, Bangladesh 04
Holy place in a Santhal village in the Dinajpur district, Bangladesh.

Animism is a belief common in many different religions and philosophies. It is the belief that there are spiritual beings in animals and plants. Many animistic religions also believe that acts of nature, for example - the wind and rain, and geographic features, for example - mountains and rivers, have spirits in them.

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