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Cow dung patties selling like hot cakes online in India

Cow dung patties selling like hot cakes online in India

NEW DELHI — Like consumers around the globe, Indians are flocking to the online marketplace in droves these days. But there’s one unusual item flying off the virtual shelves: Online retailers say cow dung patties are selling like hot cakes.

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Cow dung patties selling like hot cakes online in India

Cow dung patties selling like hot cakes online in India

An Indian villager makes cow dung patties on the bank of the River Ganges. In India, cow dung has been used for centuries as fuel for heat and cooking or for use in Hindu rituals. Many urbanites now buy it online and use it as a way of remembering their rural roots.

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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters include correction on Hinduism, women in combat, "Cadillac Desert," background checks.

December 03, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Rogue's 'Mistake of the Goddess' a brave effort with mixed results-ann

Rogue's 'Mistake of the Goddess' a brave effort with mixed results-ann

They had me at the horse.

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Practical, mystical aspects of Hinduism focus of talk

Practical, mystical aspects of Hinduism focus of talk

Dr. Sanjay Manchanda's talk is part of a St. Francis series examining world religions.

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Practical, mystical aspects of Hinduism focus of talk

Practical, mystical aspects of Hinduism focus of talk

Dr. Sanjay Manchanda will share his views on the meaning and practice of Hinduism at 11 a.m. this Sunday and on June 16 at St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church, 4625 E. River Road.

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