Torajanese Scene

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Comments (10)

Samantha Lacy ღ on October 1, 2008

Another great shot! Best wishes to you Samantha

John Adamson on October 2, 2008

Many thanks Samantha and kind regards to you. John

mohd salim-yunus on October 3, 2008

Indonesia yang penuh kebudayaan sungguh indah. Cantik foto ini.

John Adamson on October 3, 2008

Hello mohd salim-yunus, Thank you for your visit to my photos.

Greetings from Sumbawa, John

Julia Wallander on October 4, 2008

Hello John! A beautiful and very interesting picture. So much detail ... What kind of construction? And what makes this woman? Best regards, Julia

John Adamson on October 4, 2008

Hello Julia, Thanks for your nice comments. This is a traditional house in Toraja area of South Sulawesi, Indonesia. The houses are of wood construction and as you can see of unique design. I will post a photo of a Toraja Village if I have one here. Many of my photos are in New Zealand. It looks as if the woman is preparing rice for storage or maybe she has just taken it out of storage. The photo was taken long ago and I don't remember.

Thanks for your continued interest. Best wishes, John

Julia Wallander on October 5, 2008

Thanks for the story john, this structure is very surprising and unusual for mee. I scan it with great interest. I look forward to your new shots! Cheers, Julia

John Adamson on October 6, 2008

Thanks for your feedback Juila, unfortunately I don't have other photos of Toraja villages here but will bring them from New Zealand at end of this year.

Best wishes, John

Doru Paiusan on October 2, 2012

Interesting and nice photo!

John Adamson on October 14, 2012

Hello Doru, thanks for your nice comments.

Greetings, John

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Photo taken in Lembang Tondon Matallo, Tondon, North Toraja Regency, South Sulawesi, Indonesia

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