Ma’nene – A Weird Ritual in Indonesia

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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.

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

The dead deserves to look good, that’s the whole point here, the relatives dress the mummy as a part of their ritual.

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

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.

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

Family members of the dead sit together to admire their mummified ancestors after the makeover.

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

After the mummies are all dolled up, they are put back in their cleaned coffins and returned to their graves.

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

Here a female Mummy is getting polished as a part of the ritual.

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

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.!

mummies manene a weird ritual indonesia

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

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