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The colorful Ngarebeg ritual

  • Balinese boys paint their bodies prior to the Ngerebeg ritual in Tegalalang village, Gianyar district, Bali. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Balinese boys paint their bodies prior to the Ngerebeg ritual in Tegalalang village, Gianyar district, Bali. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • Boys color their bodies before joining the Ngerebeg ritual in Tegalalang village, Gianyar district, Bali. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Boys color their bodies before joining the Ngerebeg ritual in Tegalalang village, Gianyar district, Bali. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • A Balinese man rides a motorcycle with his children to join the Ngerebeg ritual. JP/Agung Parameswara

    A Balinese man rides a motorcycle with his children to join the Ngerebeg ritual. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • Young Balinese men ride a motorcycle. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Young Balinese men ride a motorcycle. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • Young men paint their bodies black and white before joining the Ngerebeg ritual at Duur Bingin temple. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Young men paint their bodies black and white before joining the Ngerebeg ritual at Duur Bingin temple. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • Two boys pray while taking part in the Ngerebeg ritual. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Two boys pray while taking part in the Ngerebeg ritual. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • Young villagers walk around their village with their bodies painted. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Young villagers walk around their village with their bodies painted. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • After finishing the ritual, the villagers wash the paint off their bodies at a spring. JP/Agung Parameswara

    After finishing the ritual, the villagers wash the paint off their bodies at a spring. JP/Agung Parameswara

  • Young people wash their hair and bodies to clean off paint after the Ngarebeg ritual. JP/Agung Parameswara

    Young people wash their hair and bodies to clean off paint after the Ngarebeg ritual. JP/Agung Parameswara

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