Aboriginal snake ceremony

Leaves being attached for headdress

Building up the headdress

Base of headdress completed

Many hands attaching seeds to the snake dancer

Blood being painted on snake dancer

Ochre and kangaroo fat being applied to the snake dancer

Headdress

Front view of snake dancer

Side view of snake dancer

Snake dancer covered in seeds

Screenshots from Adventure – Quest under Capricorn – 1. Desert Gods of a snake ceremony.

This is a David Attenborough series from 1963 which I recommend watching.

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