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NGUDWINI, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 11: Unidentified maidens from rural Natal travels to the annual Reed Dance in a bus on September 11, 2004 in Ngudwini village in rural Natal, South Africa. About 20.000 fellow maidens from all over South Africa is coming to dance for Zulu King Goodwill Zwelethini at the Enyokeni Royal Palace in Kwa-Nongoma about 350 kilometers from Durban. The girls come to the kingdom to declare their virginity and the ceremony encourages girls and young women to abstain from sexual activity to curb the spread of HIV-Aids. Its Nobuhle's first trip and she's already has three virginity certificates as she was tested in the village for the last three years. .(Photo: Per-Anders Pettersson)......
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