The photo taken during a funaral ceremony in West Sumba. A neighbor of the deceased brings a sacrifice horse at noon. The animal decorated with a plum will be killed at the grave in a few hours later.
This entry was posted on April 24, 2011 by Tribudragon. It was filed under Asia, Indonesia, Sumba and was tagged with big event, culture, funeral, horse, Merapu, religion, sacrifice, Sumba, tradition.
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