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Meet The ‘Mangbetu Community’ Where Lipombo Is Performed On The Heads Of Their Newborns

The Mangbetu individuals are outstanding for their craft and music which is considered exceptionally created.

The state of their heads got the consideration of the Europeans previously the 1950’s yet blurred yet again Europeans and westerners began coming in.

As per the Mangbetu custom, infants’ heads were firmly wrapped with a fabric to give them a kind of appearance. The demonstration was called ‘Lipombo’.

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If you are wondering where the Mangbetu are from, they are a community in the Democratic Republic of Congo and they enjoy shape the heads of their babies after birth in a unique way, not minding the pains the infants go through

​ Early in the 18th century, the Mangbetu came into contact with Bantu -speaking tribes and intermarried.

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