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Every neighbourhood of every Dogon village has a Toguna, a place of gathering for local elders and the meeting place for settling disputes. All parties involved crawl under the stacked straw roof, and have only enough room to sit down face to face. The idea is that anybody who tries to rise up in anger will quickly hit their head on the low ceiling.

There's a well-known saying in Mali that the country is Muslim, Christian and animist", with Islam absorbing traditional practices and allowing people to retain connections with their customary spirituality – providing a formula for religious tolerance

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