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The Chief of Salate goes to the secluded camp for the nKumbi ritual where the boys are sequestered.  The boys have been secluded for 5 months... they are whipped every morning, some showing the welts in the photographs as well as the whipping of the boys on the last day before the ceremony.
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The Chief of Salate goes to the secluded camp for the nKumbi ritual where the boys are sequestered. The boys have been secluded for 5 months... they are whipped every morning, some showing the welts in the photographs as well as the whipping of the boys on the last day before the ceremony.
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