#Toraja traditional house. Tana Toraja, South #Sulawesi. #Indonesia

Water buffalo horns adorn a Toraja traditional house, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. It's from this type of horn that many double horn jewelry pieces are carved in another part of Indonesia, the island of Bali.

Life and Death in Tana Toraja, Indonesia

Life and Death in Tana Toraja, Indonesia. This is how I want to be buried; going out with a huge party.

A family member cleans a mummy before giving it new clothes in a ritual in the Toraja district of Indonesia’s South Sulawesi Province. (Yusuf Ahmad/Reuters)

A family member cleans a mummy before giving it new clothes in a ritual in the Toraja district of Indonesia’s South Sulawesi Province.

Torajan rites of the dead are one of the most elaborate funeral ceremonies in the world. They involve creating a Tau Tau effigy of the deceased, which is placed above the burial site, and a sacrificial feast that lasts for days.

Torajan rites of the dead are one of the most elaborate funeral ceremonies in the world. They involve creating a Tau Tau effigy of the deceased, which is placed above the burial site, and a sacrificial feast that lasts for days.

https://flic.kr/p/7CTrsb | Tana Toraja 12

https://flic.kr/p/7CTrsb | Tana Toraja 12

Toraja death practices

The Ceremony of Cleaning Corpses: Burial Rituals of the Toraja

Indonesian Bizarre Ritual of Digging Up The Dead To Wash & Redress Them .

https://flic.kr/p/v1AV9C | Lemo - Stone Graves | Batu Lemo, Tana Toraja Place of burial or funeral bodies shaped holes in the wall rock and Tau tau (effigies of the deceased) ....

https://flic.kr/p/v1AV9C | Lemo - Stone Graves | Batu Lemo, Tana Toraja Place of burial or funeral bodies shaped holes in the wall rock and Tau tau (effigies of the deceased) ....

https://flic.kr/p/v1AV9C | Lemo - Stone Graves | Batu Lemo, Tana Toraja Place of burial or funeral bodies shaped holes in the wall rock and Tau tau (effigies of the deceased) ....

https://flic.kr/p/v1AV9C | Lemo - Stone Graves | Batu Lemo, Tana Toraja Place of burial or funeral bodies shaped holes in the wall rock and Tau tau (effigies of the deceased) ....

https://flic.kr/p/bBR36F | Tana Toraja, Lemo, tau taus | Tana Toraja, Lemo, tau taus  The Toraja are an ethnic group indigenous to a mountainous region of South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Their population is approximately 1,100,000, of whom 450,000 live in the regency of Tana Toraja ("Land of Toraja"). Most of the population is Christian, and others are Muslim or have local animist beliefs known as aluk ("the way").  Torajans are renowned for their elaborate funeral rites, buri...

Cliff Burials -The Royal Graves of Lemo, Tana Toraja, Sulawesi, Indonesia

https://flic.kr/p/7N4dBS | Tautau making | Formerly wood carving is only to be carved on the walls of the Tongkonan or Tautau. At the moment Toraja woodcarvers produce souvenirs on Tautau look.  by Ng Sebastian www.incitoprima.com/details.php?catid=5&aid=ok

https://flic.kr/p/7N4dBS | Tautau making | Formerly wood carving is only to be carved on the walls of the Tongkonan or Tautau. At the moment Toraja woodcarvers produce souvenirs on Tautau look. by Ng Sebastian www.incitoprima.com/details.php?catid=5&aid=ok

BIRTH AND DEATH IN TANA TORAJA 30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Indonesia

Read this post if you’re looking for things to do in Indonesia, places to visit Indonesia or photos that will make you want to visit Indonesia now.

https://flic.kr/p/s73J8L | Tana Toraja

https://flic.kr/p/s73J8L | Tana Toraja

https://flic.kr/p/6g17Ft | Tau-tau, LEMO, Tana Toraja, Sulawesi | Tau-tau for sold. Dont know it must be bought in pair.

Tau-tau for sold.

https://flic.kr/p/6ftAwJ | Tau-tau,LEMO,Tana Toraja,Sulawesi | Tau-tau for sold.

Tau-tau for sold.

https://flic.kr/p/7CQ3oP | Tana Toraja 16

https://flic.kr/p/7CQ3oP | Tana Toraja 16

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