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There are different cultures and traditions in different parts of the world. Some may sound funny; some may look cool. But some others are bit shocking. Here are some shocking traditions from around the world.
This tribe believes in isolating young males at the age of seven from females. They then live with older male elders, incurring a number of skin piercings and even eating the poop which is said to lead to growth.
2 The Mardudjara: Australia
This Australian tribe believes in young males ingesting their f0reskin as part of a brutal circumcision that leaves the genitalia mutilated in a way that would be unrecognizable in the civilized world.
3 The Trobrianders: Papua, New Guinea
This tribe allows and even encourages interc0urse for girls between the ages of 6 and 8 and young males from 10 to 12, with no social repurcussions or stigma to be heard of.
This group of people embraces a tradition in the month of July that would shock most. It involves vo0d0o as well as having interc0urse among animal blood and severed cow heads.
5 The Nepalese: Himalayas
Some Nepalese people embrace the act of fraternal polyandry in which multiple brothers share the same spouse.
6 The Wodaabee: Niger
This West African group has a system of marriage in which a mother and father arrange their infant’s marriage to a cousin of identical lineage. This has led to brothers stealing each others wives at the annual Gerewol Festival in which they wear this red facepaint.
7 The Trobrianders : The tribe where kids start having $ex at 6 – Papua, New Guinea
These islanders from a remote tribe in Papua guinea seem like a case study in the ultimate consequences of the $exual revolution: girls want $ex just as much as guys, and kids start having $ex at a very young age — 6-8 for the girls and 10-12 for the guys — with no social stigma. There are few customs about dating to inhibit “h0oking up” and, of course, revealing clothing has been taken to its limit, with girls actually going t0pless.
However, while everybody is having $ex whenever they want, premarital meal-sharing is a big no-no. You’re not supposed to go out for dinner together until after you get married.
8 Ancient Egyptian Pharaoahs: Egypt
These pharaohs were known to [email protected] into the Nile to encourage high tides and the resulting abundance of crops and food, according to the tenets of the God of creation, Atum.
9 Ancient Greece
For all the Greeks brought to the world, they were also known for engaging in pederasty, or $exual acts between a grown man and a boy. This was not punished as it became a regular social convention in many cases.