A Waura Indian man walks during a dust storm during this year's 'quarup' in the Xingu National Park

Source: Reuters - Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:54 PM
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A Waura Indian man walks during a dust storm during this year's 'quarup,' a ritual held over several days to honour in death a person of great importance to them, in Xingu National Park, Mato Grosso State, August 24, 2013. This year the Waura tribe is honouring their late cacique (chief) Atamai, who died in 2012 and helped created the Xingu Park, and his important contribution in facilitating communication between white Brazilians and Indians. Picture taken August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino (BRAZIL - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)

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