Africa | Xhosa woman with infant and smoking traditional pipe. South Africa | Date and photographer unknown.
Africa | Sangoma trainees. Zululand, South Africa. | ©Obie Oberholzer. BelAfrique your personal travel planner - www.BelAfrique.com
the good life South Africa
Xhosa ladies South Africa
TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE: XHOSA PEOPLE:SOUTH AFRICA`S ANCIENT PEOPLE WITH UNIQUE TRADITIONAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE
Transkei women dressed in the traditional Xhosa costume
Image included in the publication "African Elegance" by Alice Mertens & Joan Broster. Published by Purnell in 1973. || Focus on the Transkei Xhosa-speaking groups, the Gcaleka, Tembu, Pondo, Bomvana, Mpondomise, Bhaca, Xesibe and Fingo.
The first Xhosa tribe arrived in South Africa 14th century, today they are the second largest nation in South Africa.
“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” ― ...