In pictures: Return to Mount Pinatubo
Mountain home

Tarukan village has been built by the Aeta villagers using indigenous materials. They even used cheap blocks made of lahar volcanic ash when constructing some of the buildings.

The chieftan here wants his village to remain self-sufficient. There is talk of sustaining themselves through eco-tourism.

They can also maintain their traditional lifestyles. Young men still hunt wild boar in the jungle.

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