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Life with the Yawalapiti Tribe in Brazil - 16 May 2012
Life with the Yawalapiti Tribe in Brazil - 16 May 2012
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Yawalapiti children climb a tree to jump into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso...
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Yawalapiti children climb a tree to jump into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti children climb a tree to jump into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT) ATTENTION EDITORS - PICTURE 26 OF 28 FOR PACKAGE 'LIFE WITH THE YAWALAPITI TRIBE' FOR BEST QUALITY IMAGE SEE: GM1E87V1A4501
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A Yawalapiti boy dips his head into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May...
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A Yawalapiti boy dips his head into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State
A Yawalapiti boy dips his head into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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A Yawalapiti boy jumps into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012....
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A Yawalapiti boy jumps into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park
A Yawalapiti boy jumps into the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 8, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT) ATTENTION EDITORS - PICTURE 02 OF 28 FOR PACKAGE 'LIFE WITH THE YAWALAPITI TRIBE'
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An aerial view of the Yawalapiti village is seen in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9,...
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An aerial view of the Yawalapiti village is seen in the Xingu National Park
An aerial view of the Yawalapiti village is seen in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT) ATTENTION EDITORS - PICTURE 03 OF 28 FOR PACKAGE 'LIFE WITH THE YAWALAPITI TRIBE'
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Yawalapiti children play over the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012....
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Yawalapiti children play over the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti children play over the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti men play the urua bamboo flute in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012....
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Yawalapiti men play the urua bamboo flute in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti men play the urua bamboo flute in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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A Yawalapiti man paints his body with a mix of annatto or achiote seeds in the Xingu National Park, Mato...
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A Yawalapiti man paints his body with a mix of annatto or achiote seeds in the Xingu National Park
A Yawalapiti man paints his body with a mix of annatto or achiote seeds in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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A Yawalapiti man walks out of a hut in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August...
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A Yawalapiti man walks out of a hut in the Xingu National Park
A Yawalapiti man walks out of a hut in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti men play the urua bamboo flute in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012....
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Yawalapiti men play the urua bamboo flute in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti men play the urua bamboo flute in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti chief Aritana is seen in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August...
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Yawalapiti chief Aritana is seen in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti chief Aritana is seen in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT) ATTENTION EDITORS - PICTURE 11 OF 28 FOR PACKAGE 'LIFE WITH THE YAWALAPITI TRIBE'
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Yawalapiti men wrestle in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti...
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Yawalapiti men wrestle in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti men wrestle in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 8, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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A Yawalapiti man has his body painted with a mix of annatto or achiote seeds in the Xingu National Park,...
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A Yawalapiti man has his body painted with a mix of annatto or achiote seeds in the Xingu National Park...
A Yawalapiti man has his body painted with a mix of annatto or achiote seeds in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti youth chief Anuia (front) leads a dance in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May...
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Yawalapiti youth chief Anuia leads a dance in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti youth chief Anuia (front) leads a dance in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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Yawalapiti men wrestle in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. IIn August the Yawalapiti...
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Yawalapiti men wrestle in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti men wrestle in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. IIn August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 8, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti tribe members catch fish in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August...
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Yawalapiti tribe members catch fish in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti tribe members catch fish in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY ANIMALS)
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Yawalapiti children play over the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012....
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Yawalapiti children play over the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti children play over the Xingu River in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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A Yawalapiti man uses branches from the timbo plant to spread natural toxins to paralyse fish and capture...
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A Yawalapiti man uses branches from the timbo plant to spread natural toxins to paralyse fish and capture...
A Yawalapiti man uses branches from the timbo plant to spread natural toxins to paralyse fish and capture them by hand in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti tribe members catch fish in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August...
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Yawalapiti tribe members catch fish in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti tribe members catch fish in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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A Yawalapiti boy poses with a camera in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August...
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A Yawalapiti boy poses with a camera in the Xingu National Park
A Yawalapiti boy poses with a camera in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 8, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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A Yawalapiti wrestler rests in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August the...
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A Yawalapiti wrestler rests in the Xingu National Park
A Yawalapiti wrestler rests in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 8, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 8, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti men perform a dance in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August...
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Yawalapiti men perform a dance in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti men perform a dance in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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Yawalapiti children play in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti...
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Yawalapiti children play in the Xingu National Park
Yawalapiti children play in the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 7, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 7, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT)
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An aerial view of a portion of the Xingu National Park that is deforested from agriculture and logging...
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An aerial view of a portion of the Xingu National Park that is deforested from agriculture and logging...
An aerial view of a portion of the Xingu National Park that is deforested from agriculture and logging is seen in Mato Grosso State, May 9, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 9, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT) ATTENTION EDITORS - PICTURE 27 OF 28 FOR PACKAGE 'LIFE WITH THE YAWALAPITI TRIBE'
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A bird perches on a tree in front of the full moon in the Yawalapiti village at the Xingu National Park,...
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A bird perches on a tree in front of the full moon in the Yawalapiti village at the Xingu National Park...
A bird perches on a tree in front of the full moon in the Yawalapiti village at the Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, May 5, 2012. In August the Yawalapiti tribe will hold the Quarup, which is a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them. This year the Quarup will be honouring two people - a Yawalapiti Indian who they consider a great leader, and Darcy Ribeiro, a well-known author, anthropologist and politician known for focusing on the relationship between native peoples and education in Brazil. Picture taken May 5, 2012. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS)
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