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42 Days Old baby and Nyambutin Ceremony

This ritual is called Tutug Kambuhan ceremony which is aimed to clean up the baby and mother from things impure. After execution of this ritual, the baby and the mother will be allowed to enter the sacred areas such as temple. 

 Nyambutin Ceremony held after the baby is 3 months old. This ceremony aimed to request to The God that the soul of the baby really has to be on his body.  Until this day, babies are not permitted to touch the ground. For this ceremony, parents adorn the baby with some kind of jewelry such as earrings, bracelets, necklaces. So adorned, the child touches the ground for the first time in her/ his life.  On this nyambutin ceremony, usually attended by relatives, neighbours, and many people from the society.

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