Jul 31, 2014 · Farewell to the Mek Mark and Olly have been living with the mysterious Mek tribe of West Papua for three months, but now the two adventurers must return to the Western world. In this episode, a child is born, full-scale tribal confrontations erupt and Mark and Olly say goodbye.4.2/5(11). Season 1 (2007) Living with the Kombai: The Adventures of Mark and Olly premiered in 2007. The season follows Mark and Olly as they live with the Kombai tribe of West Papua in Indonesia. The forest tribe demonstrates methods and techniques of solving problems using skills and tools unfamiliar to Genre: Documentary, Reality, Geography.
Mar 30, 2008 · TVGuide has every full episode so you can stay-up-to-date and watch your favorite show Living With the Mek anytime, anywhere. and take part in a male initiation rite involving penis gourds Actors: Mark Anstice, Olly Steeds. Feb 10, 2008 · Storyline. They live in a tropical forest with the indigenous tribe called ''Mek''. Those people live in huts and don`t wear clothes, but penis gourds. There`s no money and they don`t even know how to use it. The hosts - Mark and Olly try to live in a the way the tribe live - adopting their customs and eating their food which is larvae and palms.8/10(14).
Oct 15, 2008 · Ta-DAH! Meet the Mek Tribe. The men walk around in the nude with only this pipe-like object that covers their penises - it's called a penis gourd. I am not ethnocentric but I seriously find this an inconvenience. Since life in the jungle is so complex; almost like a field of bobby traps, doesn't the penis gourd like get in the way a lot? A penis gourd is a tribal strap on to cover a man's modesty made from an orchid chord and decorated with tassels and shells.