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Nambiquara Healing Ceremony (07:01)

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Villagers gather around a sick couple. Hondon, the shaman, can see invisible body decorations. He and Lourenco Kithaulhu lead chanting sessions. A pet monkey jumps around the room.

Healing Chants (12:23)

During a break in Hondon and Kithaulhu's ceremony, a sick man sits up to drink water and villagers talk and laugh. They resume chanting; Hondon's wife enters a trance.

Indigenous Healing Method (02:01)

Villagers chant for a sick man. Kithaulhu and Hondon suck worms from the patient's stomach. The chanting continues.

Credits: Nambiquara Healing Ceremony Nagarotê With Lourenco Kithaulhu and Hondon (01:14)

Credits: Nambiquara Healing Ceremony Nagarotê With Lourenco Kithaulhu and Hondon

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Nambiquara Healing Ceremony Nagarotê With Lourenco Kithaulhu and Hondon

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Description

This program by anthropologist Barrie Machin features a traditional Nambiquaran Healing Ceremony.

Length: 24 minutes

Item#: FPT192046

ISBN: 978-1-64623-771-5

Copyright date: ©1989

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