Mentawai Tribe | Indonesia

Mentawai tribe are the native people of the Mentawai IslandsWest Sumatra province, Indonesia. They live a semi-nomadic hunter-gatherer lifestyle in the coastal and rainforest environments of the islands. The Mentawai population is estimated to be about 64,000. The people are characterised by their heavy spirituality, body art and their tendency to sharpen their teeth, a practice they feel makes one beautiful. (Wikipedia)

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