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Men discuss the conditions of a marriage between a young man from Tanlili and a girl from the neighboring village of Tanghin. To thank the village for having accepted the marriage of the girl to a boy from Tanlili, the men brought gifts of a rooster, cola nuts and some money to the chief of Tanghin.Tanghin, Burkina Faso. Photo © J.B. Russell
Collectives and Cotton, June 2004

Men discuss the conditions of a marriage between a young man from Tanlili and a girl from the neighboring village of Tanghin. To thank the village for having accepted the marriage of the girl to a boy from Tanlili, the men brought gifts of a rooster, cola nuts and some money to the chief of Tanghin. 

Tanghin, Burkina Faso.  

Photo © J.B. Russell