Zulu Coming of Age Ceremony : News Photo

Zulu Coming of Age Ceremony

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BOPHELONG, SOUTH AFRICA - JANUARY 4: (SOUTH AFRICA OUT) After six weeks away,young Zulu men return home after going through the traditional initiation process on January 4, 2012 in Bophelong, South Africa. In Zulu culture this is considered a coming of age ceremony where a boy enters into manhood. The ritual involves circumcision and cultural instruction regarding their social responsibilities and conduct. (Photo by Frank Trimbos / Gallo Images / Getty Images)
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BOPHELONG, SOUTH AFRICA - JANUARY 4: (SOUTH AFRICA OUT) After six weeks away,young Zulu men return home after going through the traditional initiation process on January 4, 2012 in Bophelong, South Africa. In Zulu culture this is considered a coming of age ceremony where a boy enters into manhood. The ritual involves circumcision and cultural instruction regarding their social responsibilities and conduct. (Photo by Frank Trimbos / Gallo Images / Getty Images)
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January 04, 2013
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