Mentawai People, Indonesia

Mentawai People, Indonesia

Celebrating cultural diversity, we highlight some of the lesser known communities around the world and what makes them so fascinating.   The Mentawai reside in the Mentawai Islands of West Sumatra, Indonesia. With an estimated population of around 64,000 the Mentawai, also known as Mentawei or Mentawi, are best identified by their distinctive body art […]

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