Het slachten van 200.000 dieren

People who are specially assigned to slaughter animals take part in a mass sacrifice of the buffalos near Gadimai Temple at Bara District, about 300 km (186 miles) south of Kathmandu, November 24, 2009. An estimated 200 thousand animals will be sacrificed near the temple as part of a Hindu festival worshiping the Goddess Gadhimai for fulfilling ones wishes. The festival is held every five years. REUTERS/Gopal Chitrakar (NEPAL RELIGION SOCIETY ANIMALS) REUTERS