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Ritualistic battle honors the ancestors

  • Anton Muhajir

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Tenganan | Thu, June 18 2009 | 01:19 pm

PREMIUM With a tiny safety pin, 13-year-old Kadek Juliantara picked the sharp thorns out of the scratches carved into the shoulder of his best friend, 12-year-old Kadek Anjasmara. He did it with carefully, gently, so as not to cause any pain. Yet these same wounds were inflicted by none other than Juliantara himself during the Perang Pandan battle held earlier in the morning. As always, best frie...

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