Ritual Menyalakan Obor

YAKUTIA, RUSSIA. MARCH 29, 2016. A shaman seen during a ceremony to light the 2016 Children of Asia International Sports Games torch on Mount Kisilyakh, a sacred place for the Yakuts. The relay covering more than 35,000 km (21,748 miles) will pass through 194 Yakut localities. The 6th Children of Asia International Sports Games will be held in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) on July 6-17, 2016. 3,500 young athletes will take part in the competition.

YAKUTIA, RUSSIA. MARCH 29, 2016. A shaman seen during a ceremony to light the 2016 Children of Asia International Sports Games torch on Mount Kisilyakh, a sacred place for the Yakuts. The relay covering more than 35,000 km (21,748 miles) will pass through 194 Yakut localities. The 6th Children of Asia International Sports Games will be held in the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) on July 6-17, 2016. 3,500 young athletes will take part in the competition.

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Seorang shaman (dukun) sedang melakukan upacara ritual menyalakan obor.

Seorang shaman (dukun) sedang melakukan upacara ritual menyalakan obor Kompetisi Olahraga Internasional Anak-anak Asia 2016 di Gunung Kisilyuk, sebuah tempat suci bagi orang-orang Yakut. Estafet obor akan mencakup jarak lebih dari 35.000 km dan akan melewati 194 daerah Yakut. Kompetisi Olahraga Internasional Anak-anak Asia Ke-6 akan diadakan di Republik Sakha (Yakutia) pada 6 – 17 Juli 2016. Sebanyak 3.500 atlet muda akan ikut serta dalam kompetisi tersebut.

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