Healing Hands, Apache Sunrise Ceremony
For four days after the puberty ceremony the girl is believed to possess special curative powers and may treat the sick and afflicted by touching or massaging. Tara massages a woman with a severe backache. From the collection of Grrlstories (www.grrlstories.org) a project that explores the ways girls come of age in America.
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- Image Size
- 1810x2700 / 2.6MB
- Contained in galleries
- APACHE SUNRISE CEREMONY