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Nga followed my advice about building better relations with local authorities; as a result, she was able to resume her practice in one week and performed the initiation ritual for her own daughter as scheduled.
Whereas Liking's plays have evolved significantly from the theater-ritual of the early 1980s to a more recent emphasis on the creation of an African opera ("Percus percues" and Touareg in particular), they nevertheless remain rooted in the objectives and unfolding of initiation rituals.
As I was asked to preserve the secrets of several stories, objects and activities of the main initiation ritual, I present here only a one-day postmortem initiation ritual, emphasizing the pre-liminal period which, though short, is of extreme importance.
Allen, who calls himself an "adventurer" on his website, describes being "beaten daily for six weeks" on a previous trip to PNG as part of an initiation ritual.
Coach Garry Horne was sanctioned by the Scottish Rugby Union for failing to control his squad during the vile initiation ritual.
David Lewis - university legal representative EXACTLY what went on in the moments before and after a young university student's tragic death during an apparent initiation ritual is at the centre of an investigation.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: Downing Street was forced to fend off claims that David Cameron participated in a bizarre student initiation ritual, as a simmering row with a major Tory party donor erupted into the open.
One example involved the traditional male initiation ritual, an elaborate, eight-stage, 40-year process.
An initiation ritual was held which was attended by Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan, according to a government release.
DOWNING Street has been forced to fend off claims that David Cameron participated in a bizarre student initiation ritual as a simmering row with a major Tory party donor erupted into the open.
It was business as usual for Prime Minister David Cameron as he met Danish counterpart Lars Lokke Rasmussen yesterday - and for Samantha Cameron, right, at the London Fashion Show > It was business as usual for Prime Minister David Cameron as he met Danish counterpart Lars Lokke Rasmussen yesterday - and for Samantha Cameron, right, at the London Fashion Show > DOWNING Street has been forced to fend off claims that David Cameron participated in a bizarre student initiation ritual as a simmering row with a major Tory party donor erupted into the open.
Anti-mafia police have released unprecedented footage of an initiation ritual filmed as part of an inquiry into the 'Ndrangheta crime syndicate.

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