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MACHA, BOLIVIA-May 4: An injured villager, with severe bleeding from the back of the head is aided by a woman after fighting in the streets of Macha during the Tinku Festival May 4, 2010. Two men were killed from injuries sustained during the fighting at this years festival. The 600 year old pre-hispanic Bolivia Festival of Tinku sees villagers from all over the region march into town to be pitted against each other in a toe to toe, fist to fist combat..Photo by Lisa Wiltse

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MACHA, BOLIVIA-May 4: An injured villager, with severe bleeding from the back of the head is aided by a woman after fighting in the streets of Macha during the Tinku Festival May 4, 2010. Two men were killed from injuries sustained during the fighting  at this years festival. The 600 year old pre-hispanic Bolivia Festival of Tinku sees villagers from all over the region march into town to be pitted against each other in a toe to toe, fist to fist combat..Photo by Lisa Wiltse