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Faces of the World – Bangladesh

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Faces of the World: Bangladesh

Bengali Actor, Arefin Shuvo, and a girl from a Bengali Village.

Ethnic Bengali’s make up 98% of their population, and their main Religion (83%) is Islam. However, 16% practice Hinduism. Bangladesh is a hierarchical society. Age and position are respected. Bangladesh gained its independence from Pakistan in 1971.