In most cultures, married couples don't like the idea of sharing their partners with anybody. Marriages are considered precious in most cultures and most men and women will not want to share his or her partner with any other person. However, could you believe that there is an African community where married men offer their wives to their guests?
Africa is a vast continent that's filled with different people from different nations and different cultures and traditions guiding them. These cultures have been practiced since the time of their forefathers and it has been handed over from one generation to the next. Today we'll take a brief look into the lifestyle of a Namibian tribe and some facts about them. Meet the people of the Himba tribe They're called the people of the Himba tribe and they live in the northern parts of Namibia, a southern African
Washing the body is a way of keeping clean and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The process of cleaning our bodies with water is common and it's part of our lifestyle in the modern and civilized world. While bathing with water could be considered 'necessary' and crucial in our civilized world, people like ladies of the Himba tribe aren't so familiar with washing themselves with water.
Bathing is a common thing people do. Human beings are known to always take their bath with water but in the world, they are certain people who do not use water to take their bath. In Africa, the Himba tribe who are from the North West of Namibia are known for not taking their bath at all.
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All over Africa, some tribes like the Himba people still respect and live according to the traditions of their ancestors.
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This is a tribe in Africa, called the Himba tribe. They still live according to the traditions of their fore fathers. Himba tribe is in North western Namibia. Yes women from this tribe are not allowed to use water to wash their clothes,neither do they bath their body with water .According to the elderly ones among them, the practice started many years back when there use to be droughts, there was scarcity of water. As a result, only the men among them was allowed to use the limited available water to wash .The
We all know that water is very important in life and without water most people cannot survive, that is why most people cannot do without using water for a day not to talk of weeks.But despite this, there is a Tribe in Africa that can stay for days or weeks without making use of water.
Himba, Northern Namibia Photo credit: Pinterest images Himba tribe are graceful herders for whom image is everything. They are known for covering their bodies with otijze – a thick red cream made from crushed rock and herbs – which is attractive and symbolic amongst their tribe. The cream also protects their skin from insect bites and the baking African sun.
Some occurrence are not expected to still be happening but guess exposure has not reached every corners of the world. Check out this tribe... The tribe are known to be indigenous peoples with an estimated population of about 50,000 people living in northern Namibia. The people of this tribe are known to give free sex to their guests who calls upon them for visiting. They are known to live in isolation and are very wary of external contacts in other not to influence their believes. The Himba people are predominately
The Himba tribe is a fascinating tribe with a unique custom.The ladies of the Himba got branded as the most beautiful representatives of the African continent.
In Africa, there are a lot of really interesting cultures, and truth be told, not all of then have fully accepted civilisation.An example of such is the Himba people from northern Namibia.
Indeed, Africa is filled with beautiful creations, every countries in Africa has beautiful and wonderfully made creations, though some people decides to feel inferior with their own culture, hence, they decides to emulate other people's culture. But the fact still remains that there are tribes in Africa who are proud of their culture, hence, they value their culture to any other culture. Moreover, this tribe is one of the tribe in Africa that has beautiful ladies irrespective of the fact that they don't bath
In Africa, different people from differs countries and different way of life have customs and tradition guiding them.
Namibia is a country known to harbor various cultural tribes, and some of these tribes are so primitive that they have hardly evolved with the modern world, or even adopt all the new practices that most civilized community have begun for many years. One of these primitive tribes is the Himba tribe, which according to various online sources do not really take a bath with water or any other alternatives used to clean the body off the dirt. This knowledge is what made the community gain international recognition
Today, in my post, I will talk to a tribe in Africa whose women do not swim with water. I'm sure this seems unusual to you, but it's true; remember, some truths are stranger than fiction. Every action of men is motivated by something.
Today, we’ll take a look at a Namibian tribe’s culture and learn some interesting facts about them. They are known as the Himba people, and they live in Namibia, a southern African country, in the north. Even though the world has advanced in terms of technology and industrialization, these Africans continue to maintain and practice their traditional traditions.
See Why This African Tribe Don't Bath With Water, and See What They Do To Their Male Guests (Photos)
Africa is one of the most popular continent in the world because of her unique skin colour, Africa is known to harbour people of different tribes from different countries.
The Ovahimba community resides in the northern region of Namibia which is semi dry.They are Bantub speakers whose beliefs has not been much affected by Western influence. Means of Subsistence: Dwelling in dry area,the Himba practice nomadic pastoralism, rearing animal such as cows and long-tailed sheep.The riches of a man is measured by the number of cattle he owns.This implies that, most of their business carried out are done using these animals.They also engage in seasonal farming by cultivating crops such as millet.splitting of tasks is common amongst the Himba where women do much of house chores while men take good care of the livestocks.
Africa has a lot of countries and tribes. Meanwhile, each tribe has its own culture and tradition which its people are practicing regularly. In Africa, there is no tribe without culture and tradition, but what really happens is that the culture and tradition which they are practicing in one tribe might be different with other. For example, in Nigeria, we have different tribes in the country and each tribe has its own culture and tradition which they can never joke with because they cherishes it very well. But