Indigenous Cultural Preservation in the 21st Century

Category: People

 

Photo and caption by Jonathan Lee

An indigenous Embera man, whose body is inked by traditional tattoos derived from a local fruit, is playing a bamboo flute along with other men in the community of Ipetí Emberá, where the newly-built cultural house was just about to be inaugurated by the community elder as well as representatives from Panama's Ministry of Education.

Location: Ipetí Emberá, Panama

 

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