Nias - Hombo Batu

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© Sylvie Setiady
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UploadedFebruary 25, 2019
TakenNovember 18, 2018
ModeliPhone 6
Exposure1/1647 sec at f/2.2
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length4.15 mm

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Hombo batu means stone jumping, it is one of the tradition and culture of the people of Nias. This one is not the real hombo batu but a competition for the regeneration of the tradition. It start with bamboo stick with 1.5 meters height and its getting higher until it reach out 2.1 meters.

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