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The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten

The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
01/08
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Education becomes a problem for Indonesia individual tribes (19/1). Lack of reading culture made some illiterate people, like Mr. Karta (left) Bedouin tribe who adhere to traditional, unlike sarpin father (right) often read.
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
02/08
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A Baduy women weaving, in which the weave will be sold and proceeds go to meet their daily needs (19/1).
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
03/08
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One parent in the village Baduy, for parents who are quite elderly they usually are not too many activities (19/1).
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
04/08
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Baduy community outside start getting their children from an early age to be able to weave, than they go to school they are better able to weave (19/1).
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
05/08
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A child and his father brought durian (20/1). Outside the Bedouin population average, they work as unskilled laborers, such as carpenters to carry them out mountain durian pelvis.
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
06/08
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Baduy settlements outside(20/1).
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
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Baduy women from the fields after.
The Baduy weavers of Lebak Banten
08/08
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Fishing net maker in a The Baduy luar village.
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The Baduy (or Badui), who call themselves Kanekes, are a traditional community living in the western part of the Indonesian province of Banten, near Rangkasbitung.

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