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This hairstyle is known as Eembuvi Braids, worn by women of the Mbalantu tribes from the Namibia. It requires preparation from a young age, usually around twelve years old, when girls use thick layers of finely ground tree bark and oils– a mixture that is said to be the secret to growing their hair to such lengths. The girls will live with this thick fat-mixture on their scalp for several years before it’s loosened. It will then be braided into various headdresses throughout their life.

The Braided Rapunzels of Africa The hairstyle currently making you do a double-take is known as Eembuvi Braids, worn by women of the Mbalantu tribes from the Namibia. It’s a style that requires.

Beauriful. Tibetan Lhacham (Princess), Tibet [c1879] Sarat Chandra Das. Holy cow! I thought high heels, girdles and long nails were ways of handicapping women; but, this woman has her arms tied down!

Vintage Photographs of Pre-Revolution China, - Tibetan Lhacham, Tibet Sarat Chandra Das

The Mbalantu Women of Africa and Their Floor-Length Natural Hair , Braids Tradition.

starry-eyed-wolfchild: “ The Braided Rapunzels of Africa The hairstyle currently making you do a double-take is known as Eembuvi Braids, worn by women of the Mbalantu tribes from the Namibia.

Ethiopia, Black Virgo. with the wealth of the Harvest as Tribute and ritual adornment.

Ethiopia - woman carrying maize / corn and grinding stone. Jeremy Curl Photography Originally shared by Aboriginal & Tribal Nation News

Panama | Emberá (Empera or Emberak) woman | © Anselmo Mantovani, via Flickr

The Emberá (Empera or Emberak) of Panama © Anselmo Mantovani, Aνθρωπος

Festa popolare in Sardegna

Mamuthones (Nuoro, Italian Sardinia) in traditional carnival costume used for pre-Christian rites to ancient gods of agriculture. The mask is carved in pieces of wild pear wood & darkened alder walnut.

.It is a rare and difficult attainment  to grow old gracefully and happily.  - Lydia Maria Francis Child

Bagobo Tribal Woman by Jojie Alcantara . “Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art.

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‘UBUNTU’ in the Xhosa culture means: “I am because we are”. An anthropologist proposed a game to the kids in an African tribe. He put a basket full of fruit near a tree and told the kids that who ever.

Dogon dancers, Mali

In Mali, West Africa, lives a tribe of people called the Dogon. The Dogon are believed to be of Egyptian decent and their astronomical lore goes back thousands

The first people in China were Black An international study has found that the Chinese people originated not from Peking Man in northern China, but from early humans in East Africa who moved through South Asia to China some thousands of years ago.

a group of these African Chinese; later known to us as the Jomon, took this route and entered Japan, they became the first Humans to inhabit the Japanese Islands. Later, another.

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homme Hyène du Nigéria

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