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Sunday, July 12, 2020

Samburu Legends: The Mighty Warrior, LENASAKALAE

History says Lenasakalae was a warrior from Lpisikishu phratry of the black cattle moiety of Samburu tribe. He was probably a Ltarigrig an age-set initiated around 1865.He was remembered as a warrior of great strength and courage. He defended...

THE IMMINENT KILLING OF THE SACRED BULL

To mark the beginning of a new age-set, a Sacred bull must killed on top of Mount Nyiro or on its slope. It is only the larger Lmasula phratry of the Samburu tribe who are endowed to kill this sacred...

#SAMBURU CULTURE: LMONGO LODUUNG' LAAJI, Killing of a ritual bull that precedes new age-set

( Pictured boys ... Ntoros enkila narok...from Bendera below is among the selected ones going tomorrow to nyiro for the killing of the ritual bull.) Circumcision of new age set is slated to be officiated by the killing of Bull...

THE MAASAI TRIBE CLANS SYSTEM

Maasai society is strongly patriarchal in nature, with elder men, sometimes joined by retired elders, deciding most major matters for each Maasai group. A full body of oral law covers many aspects of behavior. Formal execution is unknown, and...

THE BORANA TRIBE CLANS

Borana Cultural Festival 2017 Borana is part of a larger ethnic group, Oromo, They occupy northern Kenya and southern Ethiopia. The Borana social structure includes two moieties (kinship groups) Sabbo...

THE BORANA CULTURAL FESTIVAL(2017 EDITION) MARSABIT KENYA

The Borana Cultural Festival an annual event that no-one should ever miss be it a stranger or resident of the cradle (Marsabit, Kenya) Marsabit in itself is one of those places in northern Kenya one will never get enough of....

BURJI PEOPLE AND THEIR HISTORY

PICTURE: Burji dancer's during Lake Turkana Cultural Festival 2016 Ancient Burji were agricultural people who lived around the Gara Burji in Ethiopia. Their territory was to the east of river Galana Amara and south-east of Lake Abaya. To the west,...

Untold Stories of Northern Kenya

THE DASNACH When people think of northern Kenya they always thinking of poverty and tribal clashes that have dominated the area since time immemorial but this is just the tip of an iceberg when...

ALOIS LEADEKEI, CULTURE AND NATURE RESEARCHER

PICTURE: Alois Leadekei, Culture, Nature and Writer/Researcher.   Alois Leadekei is an ambitious, young and passionate writer and researcher in culture and nature in northern Kenya  (home to some of the best known cultures, people and magical landscapes) Working at the heart...

SAMBURU HOME(MANYATTA) SITES

Picture: Samburu homestead (Manyatta) site   Samburu tribe predominatly are semi-nomadic means that the Samburu have a strong connection with a vast area of land. This allows them to successfully navigate the extreme conditions of...

TRENDING STORIES

TRAVEL LOIYANGALANI

THE PETRIFIED FOREST, SIBILOI NATIONAL PARK

The Petrified Forest is approximately 5 km away from the Karsa Gate (the main entrance to the Sibiloi National Park). There are signs inside...

VERA'S CREATIONS

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