Buffalo Sacrifices in Tana Toraja July 4th 2010 June 22, 2010 Tana Toraja.
Little Warning: Pictures are Quite Bloody. So, don’t look if you get queasy. I put the harder ones to take at the end.
I don’t even know how to process this day. We traveled nine long hours to get to this area that is simply stunning: mountains alongside rice paddies, unique boat-like architecture, and smiling faces always ready with a “Hello Mister!” Suppo ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sulawesi » Tana Toraja The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more