Photograph 27. Shamans Playing Their Drums

"Oboo" Sacred Monuments in Hulun Buir: Their Narratives and Contemporary Worship

Photograph 27. Shamans Playing Their Drums

After the first ritual is conducted by the leading shaman, the seven young shamans start shamanizing, playing their drums under the guidance of the main shaman (first on the right).

Merten clan oboo erection worship, Dahur people 

Bayantal Dahur ethnic village, Evenki Autonomous Banner, June 2017