Vlad Sokhin

Tete, Mozambique

An initiation ceremony for the Nyau cult, during which the initiate is whipped by other Nyau members. Pain endured will always remind the new member to keep his Nyau membership a secret. Nyau are secret societies or brotherhoods initiation into which confers adulthood onto adolecent Chewa males. Their ritual masked dances are performed at various ceremonies and even at touristic and cultural events.

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Vlad Sokhin
City
Tete
Country
Mozambique
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Not for sale in Germany and German speaking countries and Russia.
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5000 x 3334 pixels
42.33 x 28.23 cm (300 dpi)
16.67 x 11.11 inch (300 dpi)
5.7 MB size on disk
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