Ma’nene – A Weird Ritual in Indonesia
In a village in Indonesia, a ritual named Ma’Nene involves changing clothes every three years for mummified ancestors as a sign of love from his family.
The dead deserves to look good, that’s the whole point here, the relatives dress the mummy as a part of their ritual.
The family members of the dead dig up their loved ones and dress them up with brand new set of clothes during the Ma’nene ritual in Indonesia.
Family members of the dead sit together to admire their mummified ancestors after the makeover.
After the mummies are all dolled up, they are put back in their cleaned coffins and returned to their graves.
Here a female Mummy is getting polished as a part of the ritual.
After being cleaned and getting a brand new pair of clothes, the Female Mummy is being put back in the coffin. Re-Rest in Peace.!
Newly decorated coffins for these dolled up Mummies.
So what do you think of this ritual Is it Sweet, or plain weird? You be the judge. Comment