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Friends and family inspect the bodies of Nek Tampo who died in 1986, Nek Mandi who died in 1996, Paulus Sampelumba who died in 2009, Yakob Tanditondo who died in 2009 (from R-L) during Ma'nene ritual. The Ma'nene ritual held every one, two, or three years on August after the harvest season and involves cleaning of the mummified ancestors and the cemetery or Patane in Pangala, Rindingalo, North Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. The purpose is to honour the ancestors and to bring good fortune for the next harvest.
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