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Unformatted text preview: prone to disease o Way to combat this=rituals Mouth Rite- Daily ritual of inserting hairs on a stick into the mouth, with certain magical powders, then moving the bundle of hairs with some special gestures o Natives consult Holy Mouth Men Other Rituals o Daily: Males scrape/lacerate their faces with sharp instruments o Often: Each female bakes her head in an oven for about an hour...
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