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Lunat: Tato Tradisional Masyarakat Dawan di Timor Barat
Anthropos Jurnal Antropologi Sosial dan Budaya (Journal of Social and Cultural Anthropology)
This article aims to find out the meaning and function of the lunat (traditional tattoo) and the factors causing its absence among the Dawan community in West Timor. According to the Dawanese, lunat has a religious meaning and function, namely as a medium or an instrument of Salvation after someone dies. From the research, four things were found to be the causes why this practice is no longer practiced by the Dawanese nowadays. First is the stigma of being a member or part of the Indonesiandoi:10.24114/antro.v7i1.24530 fatcat:22yniyyyavhfnhb57np5wswmse