This is a most exciting Jousting Festival where opposing teams run into each other on horseback, saddle-less, throwing blunt spears - called hola - to each other to unseat or hurt their opponents or horses. Fallen men or horses may not be attacked, but any blood flowing is believed to fertilize the soil and benefit the next harvest.
This year, the most thrilling annual traditional war game will yet again highlight Sumba Island, East Nusa Tenggara, where the breath-taking Pasola Jousting Festival gets underway on 01 February and on 21 March 2014.
Watch Pasola is ancient and dangerous festival of west sumbaness. This program lasting for 4 days and 3 nights.
Visit megalithic grave stones with traditional house.
Visit untouched beach and traditional village.