Beautiful Indonesia

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Photo: Pasola
East Nusa Tenggara


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Pasola is a game played by the Western Sumbanese to celebrate the rice planting season.

The game is played by throwing wooden spears to the opponent while riding a horse. The game is played by two different groups of men from different clans or tribes.

It is a game that requires a high skill at horse riding and spear throwing skill.