Samburu Tribe Age-Sets Rites of Passage

In the life of a Samburu moran, the first seven years begin after his circumcision ceremony, which takes place around age 14. From 14 to about 21 he is a junior moran. Graduating to senior moran marks the time when...

Samburu Aboriginal Heritage museum forum

Samburu Aboriginal Heritage museum forum is an online platform in honor of Samburu pristine and prime cultural treasures. It entails collections of unique aboriginal artifacts and cultural items for preserving our world's oldest continuing culture. These online museum recognizes that...

9 interesting facts About Samburu people

The Samburu are a Nilotic people of Samburu County related to but distinct from the Maasai. The Samburu speak Samburu language which is a Nilo-Saharan language. The Samburu live in huts thatched with wooden poles, mud, cow dung and tree barks. The...

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 Traditional settlements, Manyattas

Samburu tribe aka Butterfly people, a cousin tribe to the Maasai People of Kenya and Tanzania, is a Semi-nomadic tribe living in villages of 30 to 70 huts. The villagers are a close-knit community living together in compounds called...

Samburu Horoscope

Samburu Horoscope: Samburu Names for the Months of the Year Samburu people are plain Nilotes, a super-linguistic branch of the "Maa" people These are: Masai, Lshamus, Sampur and Laikipiak. The origins of the Samburu are in the Sudan, and when...

WONDER GUM OF AFRICA, ACACIA GUM

Gum is a party and parcel of African societies Especially in northern Kenya. Samburu and Rendille have been using gum during the ceremony and daily life occurrence as a blessing and also to keep away evil spirits Acacia gum have...

Where is The Samburu’s Original Home? GARDEN OF EDEN

Otto - is the original Home of the Samburu People around late 19th century the time of Lmarikon and Lterito were warriors or Morans. The original home of Samburu People is probably just North of Lake Turkana. One author in...

SAMBURU CULTURE MARRIAGE! NKIEMA ESAMBUR !

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncwne6NJWM4] Butterfly people, the Samburu (or Sambur) is a unique and popular tribe due to their long preserved culture. Despite education, civilization and western cultural influences, the Samburu people have clung to their traditional way of life, making them a...

SAMBURU WOMEN’S SONG FOR MILKING

PICTURE: Samburu woman ready for milking early morning, Lpus village, Marsabit Kenya / Photo: Mario Kuraki Milking among the Samburu within the manyatta is the preserve of married women. Every married woman milks (a)...

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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...

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