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In Bangladesh, Eid Cattle Markets Go Online

As Muslims around the world prepare to celebrate the Eid al-Adha holiday next week, some Bangladeshi families are turning to the Web to buy their sacrificial animals, changing a centuries-old tradition. Muslims in South Asia traditionally buy cows, goats and other animals from outdoor cattle markets for Eid al-Adha sacrifice. Throughout the month preceding the annual Muslim festival, the markets in sprawling fields attract crowds of customers. Cattle sellers, who are...

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