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Tribe: The Artistic Ndebele of Southern Africa

The Ndebele (South/original Ndebele) people are an artistic Bantu-speaking people of Nguni extraction comprising abakwaManala (the Manala Ndebele) and abakwaNdzundza (the Ndzundza Ndebele) located in South...
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Tribe: The Dinka of Sudan

Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher spent over 30 years taking photos of ceremonies, rituals and the daily life of African tribal peoples. These extraordinary images tell the story of the Dinka...
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Tribe: Faces of the Karo

The Karo tribe living along the borders of the Lower Omo River incorporate rich, cultural symbolism into their rituals by using ornate body art, intricate headdresses, and body scarification to express...
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Tribe: The Bodi, where big is definitely beautiful

Ethiopian men compete to be the fattest in the village by drinking a mixture of blood and milk while living in isolation for six months. Slim might be in elsewhere but for Ethiopia's Bodi or Me'en people,...
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Tribe: Surma bush fashion gone wild!

With flamboyant make up of vibrant yellows, earthy reds and bright whites, outlandish accessories and elaborate headwear, it’s easy to picture these images originating from the catwalks of New York, London...