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Senufo Wanyugo Fire Spitter Mask, masked performers dance around the cadaver at funerals of important male and female elders of the powerful Poro society, an association found among the Senufo people in Côte d’Ivoire. “They beat drums that have been placed on the torso of the deceased in order to ward off evil and help the soul reach the spirit world”.

Senufo Wanyugo Fire Spitter Mask, masked performers dance around the cadaver at funerals of important male and female elders of the powerful Poro society, an association found among the Senufo people in Côte d’Ivoire. “They beat drums that have been placed on the torso of the deceased in order to ward off evil and help the soul reach the spirit world”.