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The Islands I Visited In Indonesia
Flores




> I went to Flores twlce: in 1986 I attended a wedding, witnessed the festivities occasioned
by the installation of two newly ordained priests (Flores is predominantly Roman Catholic)
in their villages,  and visited the volcano Kelimutu.  The second time, in 1993,  I visited one
of the villages,


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The Landscape



A Village and Its Inhabitants




The Ceremonies
Some  were religious rituals,  but,  for the greater part,  they consisted of
group dancing that moved from village to village and lasted several days.







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