CNN What makes your culture unique? Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Young men -- traditionally herdsmen -- wear full makeup, jewelry and their finest clothes and stand in line to await inspection by female onlookers.
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From a tribe of semen-drinking men to the community of brothers sharing a wife, amaze yourself with these 10 shocking tribal sex traditions from around the world. Paying for dinner and a movie to get someone into the sack is so passe, or at least foreign to other cultures. Take a look at some of the rituals other peoples practice. To become a man in this primitive tribe, boys are removed from the presence of all females at the age of seven, living with other males for ten years. During the ten years, the skin is pierced to remove any contamination brought upon by women.
All rights reserved. Below the fighting grounds, where Venda men in Tshifudi, South Africa, have long sparred and bled, boys congregate on a riverside. During seasonal rains the river flows swiftly but now in December, at the peak of summer in the Southern Hemisphere, it is but a series of puddles where the boys splash and laugh and tease each other. The day is long and warm and free. As the sun reaches its apex, an older man summons them from beyond the ridgeline.