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Brazil’s Waura Indians Honour the Dead - 27 Aug 2013
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BRAZIL/
RTX12XB4
August 26, 2013
Waura Indians participate in the fire ritual during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indians participate in the fire ritual during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
Waura Indians participate in the fire ritual during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XAW
August 26, 2013
Waura Indians participate in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indians participate in this year's 'quarup' in the Xingu National Park
Waura Indians participate in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XAQ
August 26, 2013
Waura Indians participate in the fire ritual during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indians participate in the fire ritual during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
Waura Indians participate in the fire ritual during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XAL
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian woman and child walk in front of a vehicle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian woman and child walk in front of a vehicle during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National...
A Waura Indian woman and child walk in front of a vehicle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XAI
August 26, 2013
Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XAG
August 26, 2013
Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
Waura Indians participate in a ceremony during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XA8
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian walks in the village during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian walks in the village during this year's 'quarup' in the Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian walks in the village during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
BRAZIL/
RTX12XA4
August 26, 2013
Waura Indians wrestle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indians wrestle during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
Waura Indians wrestle during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9X
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian girl holds a pet monkey during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian girl holds a pet monkey during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian girl holds a pet monkey during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ANIMALS ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9V
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian leans on the wing of a small plane during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian leans on the wing of a small plane in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian leans on the wing of a small plane during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 25, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: TRANSPORT ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9S
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian man paints his face to participate in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian man paints his face to participate in this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian man paints his face to participate in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief), Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9R
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian man paints his face to participate in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian man paints his face to participate in this year's 'quarup' in the Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian man paints his face to participate in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief), Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9P
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian man washes his face next to a satellite dish, during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian man washes his face next to a satellite dish in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian man washes his face next to a satellite dish, during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe honoured their late cacique (chief), Atamai, who died in 2012, for his work creating the Xingu Park and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9H
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian man participates in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian man participates in this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian man participates in this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9E
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian woman watches the activities of this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian woman watches the activities of this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian woman watches the activities of this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9C
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian man walks during a dust storm during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian man walks during a dust storm during this year's 'quarup' in the Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian man walks during a dust storm during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X9A
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian weaves during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian weaves during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian weaves during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X99
August 26, 2013
A Waura Indian girl carries a smaller child during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
A Waura Indian girl carries a smaller child during this year's 'quarup' in Xingu National Park
A Waura Indian girl carries a smaller child during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X92
August 26, 2013
Waura Indian men decorate tree trunks that represent distinguished people who have recently died, during...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indian men decorate tree trunks that represent distinguished people who have recently died, during...
Waura Indian men decorate tree trunks that represent distinguished people who have recently died, during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X90
August 26, 2013
Waura Indian men carry a tree trunk that represents a distinguished person who has recently died, during...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indian men carry a tree trunk that represents a distinguished person who has recently died, during...
Waura Indian men carry a tree trunk that represents a distinguished person who has recently died, during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTX12X8S
August 26, 2013
Waura Indian men wait outside a hut for the start of the ceremonies of this year's 'quarup,' a ritual...
XINGU NATIONAL PARK, Brazil
Waura Indian men wait outside a hut for the start of the ceremonies of this year's 'quarup' in Xingu...
Waura Indian men wait outside a hut for the start of the ceremonies of this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
BRAZIL/
RTR33MNR
June 14, 2012
Indigenous men from the Kayapo tribe (L) stand together as Waura women leave a traditionally built home...
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Indigenous men from the Kayapo tribe stand together as Waura women leave a traditionally built home at...
Indigenous men from the Kayapo tribe (L) stand together as Waura women leave a traditionally built home at Kari-Oca village in Rio de Janeiro June 14, 2012. Indigenous people from around the world are visiting the village for the "Rio +20" United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development that will be held from 20 to 22 June. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT POLITICS SOCIETY)
BRAZIL/
RTR33MNK
June 14, 2012
An indigenous man from the Waura tribe leaves a traditionally built home at the Kari-Oca village in Rio...
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
An indigenous man from the Waura tribe leaves a traditionally built home at the Kari-Oca village in Rio...
An indigenous man from the Waura tribe leaves a traditionally built home at the Kari-Oca village in Rio de Janeiro June 14, 2012. Indigenous people from around the world are visiting the village for the "Rio +20" United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development that will be held from 20 to 22 June. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT POLITICS SOCIETY)
SALGADO
RTXNPPA
August 26, 2005
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado watches the "Quarup" festival of the dead...
Xingu, Brazil
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado watches the "Quarup" festival of the .....
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado watches the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village, in Alto Xingu park of the lower Amazon, August 14, 2005. [Salgado has shown the world the face of poverty, the tragedy of famine and the sweat of hard labor. Now Mother Nature is attracting the world-renowned master of black-and-white stills. Salgado is chasing animals in the wild, taking pictures of pristine landscapes and indigenous tribes that still live in balance with the environment. The project he calls Genesis has taken the 61-year-old to the Xingu reservation in Brazil's Amazon, clicking away in a white Panama hat and shirt among dancing, painted Indians.] Picture taken on August 14, 2005.
BRAZIL
RTXNPFL
August 15, 2005
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- A close-up of a Waura Indian waiting to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the...
Xingu, Brazil
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- A close-up of a Waura Indian waiting to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during .....
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- A close-up of a Waura Indian waiting to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNPFK
August 15, 2005
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- A Waura Indian uses a video camera during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at...
Xingu, Brazil
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- A Waura Indian uses a video camera during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at.....
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- A Waura Indian uses a video camera during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNPFJ
August 15, 2005
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the...
Xingu, Brazil
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during t.....
-PHOTO TAKEN 14AUG05- Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
SALGADO
RTXNP8Y
August 15, 2005
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festival...
Xingu, Brazil
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festiv.....
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP97
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival o.....
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP96
August 14, 2005
Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the...
Xingu, Brazil
Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the.....
Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP95
August 14, 2005
Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup"...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup.....
Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP8U
August 14, 2005
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead...
Xingu, Brazil
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dea.....
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP8T
August 14, 2005
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead...
Xingu, Brazil
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dea.....
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP8S
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival o.....
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
ARTS BRAZIL SALGADO
RTRLMX3
August 14, 2005
Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado takes a picture during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at...
Xingu, Brazil
To match feature Arts-Brazil-Salgado.
Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado takes a picture during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village, in Alto Xingu park of the lower Amazon, August 14, 2005. Salgado has shown the world the face of poverty, the tragedy of famine and the sweat of hard labor. Now Mother Nature is attracting the world-renowned master of black-and-white stills. Salgado is chasing animals in the wild, taking pictures of pristine landscapes and indigenous tribes that still live in balance with the environment. The project he calls Genesis has taken the 61-year-old to the Xingu reservation in Brazil's Amazon, clicking away among dancing, painted Indians. Picture taken on August 14, 2005. TO MATCH FEATURE ARTS-BRAZIL-SALGADO REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/mk
ARTS BRAZIL SALGADO
RTRLMWH
August 14, 2005
Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado watches the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village,...
Xingu, Brazil
To match feature Arts-Brazil-Salgado.
Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado watches the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village, in Alto Xingu park of the lower Amazon, August 14, 2005. Salgado has shown the world the face of poverty, the tragedy of famine and the sweat of hard labor. Now Mother Nature is attracting the world-renowned master of black-and-white stills. Salgado is chasing animals in the wild, taking pictures of pristine landscapes and indigenous tribes that still live in balance with the environment. The project he calls Genesis has taken the 61-year-old to the Xingu reservation in Brazil's Amazon, clicking away in a white Panama hat and shirt among dancing, painted Indians. Picture taken on August 14, 2005. TO MATCH FEATURE ARTS-BRAZIL-SALGADO REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/mk
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKMK6
August 14, 2005
A close-up of a Waura Indian waiting to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, United Kingdom
A close-up of a Waura Indian waiting to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
A close-up of a Waura Indian waiting to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KY
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKMJX
August 14, 2005
A Waura Indian uses a video camera during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto...
Xingu, Brazil
A Waura Indian uses a video camera during the "Quarup" festival in the lower Amazon.
A Waura Indian uses a video camera during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKMJR
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKMJJ
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKJ5F
August 14, 2005
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festival...
Xingu, Brazil
Brazilian documentary photographer Salgado looks on during the "Quarup" festival in the lower Amazon....
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI4Y
August 14, 2005
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festival...
Xingu, Brazil
Brazilian documentary photographer Salgado looks on during the "Quarup" festival in the lower Amazon....
Renowned Brazilian documentary photographer Sebatiao Salgado (L) looks on during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI4Q
August 14, 2005
Waura Indian walks in the rainforest with his son during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in the lower...
Xingu, Brazil
Waura Indian walks in the rainforest with his son during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in the ......
Waura Indian walks in the rainforest with his son during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in the lower Amazon. A Waura Indian walks in the rainforest with his son during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI4D
August 14, 2005
A Waura Indian sits next to the "Quarup" tree trunk during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura...
Xingu, Brazil
Waura Indian sits next to the "Quarup" tree trunk in the lower Amazon.
A Waura Indian sits next to the "Quarup" tree trunk during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI47
August 14, 2005
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead...
Xingu, Brazil
Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI41
August 14, 2005
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead...
multiple cities, Brazil
Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
An Alto Xingu Indian waits to practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI3T
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI3L
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI2K
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI2E
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI1T
August 14, 2005
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling in the lower Amazon.
Alto Xingu Indians from various tribes practise "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/KS
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKI15
August 14, 2005
Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the...
Xingu, Brazil
Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the...
Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon. Waura Indians play the "Urua" flute during the Quarup festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKHZO
August 14, 2005
A Waura indian is seen during sunrise at the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the...
Xingu, Brazil
A Waura indian is seen during sunrise at the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park.
A Waura indian is seen during sunrise at the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/JJ
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKHZH
August 14, 2005
A Waura Indian is seen during sunrise at the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the...
Xingu, Brazil
A Waura indian is seen during sunrise at the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park.
A Waura Indian is seen during sunrise at the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes SM/JJ
BRAZIL INDIANS
RTRKHXQ
August 14, 2005
Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup"...
Xingu, Brazil
Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the ...
Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival in Xingu, Brazil. Indians from various tribes of the Alto Xingu park practice "Huka-Huka" wrestling during the "Quarup" festival of the dead at the Waura village in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 14, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region in Brazil in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes
BRAZIL
RTXNP27
August 13, 2005
A Waura Indian carries a basin during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower...
Xingu, Brazil
A Waura Indian carries a basin during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lo.....
A Waura Indian carries a basin during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 13, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region, Brazil, in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP26
August 13, 2005
Waura Indians dance during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon,...
Xingu, Brazil
Waura Indians dance during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon,.....
Waura Indians dance during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon, August 13, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region, Brazil, in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP25
August 13, 2005
Waura Indians dance during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August...
Xingu, Brazil
Waura Indians dance during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon .....
Waura Indians dance during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 13, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region, Brazil, in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generations, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
BRAZIL
RTXNP24
August 13, 2005
A Waura Indian carries wood during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower...
Xingu, Brazil
A Waura Indian carries wood during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower.....
A Waura Indian carries wood during the "Quarup" festival of the dead in Alto Xingu park in the lower Amazon August 13, 2005. The "Quarup" is a ritual performed by the Indians of the Xingu region, Brazil, in homage to their dead. In this ceremony, they not only honor past heroes, but also seek to pass on their virtues to the younger generation, keeping them alive in the spirit and practices of the tribe.
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