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Three Madonnas
Dragged Into Death
Onset of a storm with girl in white
Kensie
Making memories.
Xavante warriors
Bastei
Sunrise with fisherman
lazy noon
ritual boys
dawn
ritual boys
Give us rice
Bull racing in Chau Doc
Sand and Sea
sleeping poets
Next Fighter
Transportation on Hydra, Greece
Manhattan Wears Red, Triptych
Her Orange Sky
French and flowers
Chocolate Tubes
Keylong
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
ritual boys

Cerrado, the second largest biome in South America, there also lives the Xavante indigenous people struggling to survive in the face of increasing change and progressive depletion of natural resources in the region. Sustainable tourism can ensure not only environmental protection, but also stimulate the traditional activities of people who holds the knowledge of the cerrado. Know myths, hear stories, track initiation ritual boys farming and demonstrates the fighting spirit and his ability to face physical challenges is one of several aspects of indigenous culture unknown to many Brazilians.

TAGS: Brazil, Child, Culture, Fight, Ritual, Sustainable Travel, Tradition

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2013
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 1:49 p.m.
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Focal Length: 98mm
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PHOTO LOCATION Canarana, Mato Grosso, Brazil