Moka: Papua New Guinea’s Most Selfless Ceremony | Disappearing World | TRACKS

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The influential leader of New Guinea’s Kawelka tribe spends five years amassing an abundance of valuables, only to give them away in a festive ceremony called the Moka. A key component to Kawelka culture, the Moka ceremony finds those seeking to gain influence attempting to do so not by acquiring>>>

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