The most thrilling annual traditional war games will yet again highlight Sumba Island, East Nusatenggara, where the breath-taking Pasola Jousting Festivals will get underway in the upcoming month of February and March.
Held once a year in several villages in Sumba, the tradition takes place in the month February at Kodi and Lamboya. This year the elders of Lamboya have determined that the Pasola Festival at Lamboya near the town of Tambolaka will be held on 1 February, while the event in Kodi will be held later in February, the exact date is still to be announced. Meantime, Pasola at Wanokaka and Wainyapu will be held in the month of March, dates still awaiting confirmation.
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