A Meeting With The Asaro Mudmen

Published November 23, 2012
Updated September 1, 2017

Asaro Mudmen

Inhabiting land near villages in Papua New Guinea, legend has it that these rather marshy men were driven out of town by opposing forces. These tribesmen, who fled to and hid in the murky Asaro River, later revealed their muddied selves to the enemy and convinced them that they were ghostly spirits. It worked.

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