Hamer Men

Category: People


Photo and caption by John Quintero

Men from the Hamer Tribe decorate their faces with paint during a bull jumping ceremony in Turmi, Omo Valley, South Ethiopia. The bull jumping is a ritual, which represent a life-changing event for the young man (Ukuli) who passes from boyhood to adulthood and is ready to get married.

Location: Turmi, Omo Valley, Ethiopia


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