Portrait of Turu Manai

Portrait of Turu Manai

Turu Manai is such a charachter. I stayed one night in his house and we had long discussions thanks to my guide who acted as a translator.

Taken on December 13, 2009

  • Amatopele looking at the jungle
  • Shaman cutting sago with his machete
  • Bai Turu Manai cutting the sago
  • My guide,Gejeng
  • Portrait of Turu Manai
  • The sago processing
  • Mentawai smoking
  • Mentawai girl
  • Portrait of Teo Kapi