Bara men dancing during festival
Bará men dancing during festival. Leaves tucked in their belt are called "Bará" in Nheengatú the Tupian trade language (lingua geral). Púmanaka buro, 1969, Boa River, Papurí River basin, Vaupés, Colombia
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Festivals, Tucanoan Indians, Bara Indians, Ceremonial costume
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