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Sacred Crocodiles in Bazoule, Burkina: Where Children Play Without Fear

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Bazoule, situated in Burkina Faso, is a picturesque lakeside village, located approximately 30 kilometers from the capital, Ouagadougou. What makes this village truly unique is its longstanding tradition of coexisting harmoniously with more than a hundred formidable crocodiles that reside in the village pond. Remarkably, this pond is also where children play and swim, and where women fetch water. The …

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