Sumatra, Indonesia page 1
Photographs by Avena Matondang
Batak Toba marriage ritual Sumatra Indonesia
Batak Toba marriage ritual
bean sellers, Batak Toba society, Sumatra Indonesia
Bean sellers, Batak Toba society
Arbab player Sumatra Indonesia
 Arbab player
             Hasapi player
          Sarunei player
children of Penen Sumatra Indonesia
Children of Penen
            Cleaning fish
Kemiri bean farmer in northern Sumatra Indonesia
Kemiri farmer.  Kemiri is a kind of bean
which grows abundantly in northern
Sumatra.
Debus Banten fire eating ritual Sumatra Indonesia
Debus Banten fire-eating ritual
Mocak martial arts performance Sumatra Indonesia
Mocak martial arts performance
Muslim spiritualist, Aceh, northern Sumatra
Muslim spiritualist, Aceh,
northern Sumatra
Manyulangi ceremony of devotion to parents Sumatra Indonesia
Manyulangi ceremony of
devotion to parents
Tortor Kahanggi--dance of the elders of a patrilineage, northern Sumatra Indonesia
Tortor Kahanggi--dance of the elders
of a patrilineage, northern Sumatra
city of Medan, Sumatra, Indonesia
Center of the city of Medan, northern
Sumatra
traditional market, Medan, watermelon seller, Sumatra Indonesia
Watermelon seller, traditional market in
Medan city
portrait, Sumatra Indonesia
Portrait, northern Sumatra
Sarama Datu dance Sumatra Indonesia
Sarama Datu dance,
northern Sumatra
Simalungun dance Sumatra Indonesia
Simalungun dance to
welcome guests
Parmalim music ensemble Sumatra Indonesia
Parmalim music ensemble.  Parmalim
is a religious community in northern
Sumatra
War dance of Nias Sumatra Indonesia
War dance of Nias, an island territory
of Sumatra where the people have
Polynesian ancestry
Somba reverence towards the elders, Parmalim community Sumatra Indonesia
Somba--an attitude of reverence
towards the elders, Parmalim
community, northern Sumatra
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