FINGER CUTTER STONE, DONI PEOPLE

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THE ORIGINS OF THIS PRACTICE ARE LOST IN THE DUST BIN OF HISTORY. THIS IS WHAT IS KNOWN AS THE PRACTICE OF "FINGER CUTTING."

THE DONI TRIBE OF THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS OF NEW GUINEA LIVED IN A CONSTANT STATE OF WAR WITH THEIR ENEMIES. BOTH PARTIES LIVED IN AN AREA CALLED THE... [read more]

THE ORIGINS OF THIS PRACTICE ARE LOST IN THE DUST BIN OF HISTORY. THIS IS WHAT IS KNOWN AS THE PRACTICE OF "FINGER CUTTING."

THE DONI TRIBE OF THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS OF NEW GUINEA LIVED IN A CONSTANT STATE OF WAR WITH THEIR ENEMIES. BOTH PARTIES LIVED IN AN AREA CALLED THE BALIEM VALLEY AND FOLLOWED A HIGHLY RITUALIZED CODE OF CONDUCT IN A ON-GOING WAR.

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