Xhosa initiates

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Outside Qunu, Eastern Cape province: Cattle graze in the fields below the Nelson Mandela Museum. They are watched by Vuyani Sidubule, dressed to show he is currently undergoing his manhood initiation. Mandela grew up and went to school in the village of Qunu. This land still belongs to the Mandela clan. read on.....

THE WILD COAST EASTERN CAPE PROVINCE SOUTH AFRICA

Photo: Rodger Bosch , MediaClubSouthAfrica.com Outside Qunu, Eastern Cape province: Cattle graze in the fields below the Nelson Mandela ...

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From San healing dances to Xhosa initiations, Hamar bull jumping to Bodi beauty pageants, there's no shortage of incredible African tribal traditions.

12 incredible African tribal traditions

From San healing dances to Xhosa initiations, Hamar bull jumping to Bodi beauty pageants, there's no shortage of incredible African tribal traditions.

From San healing dances to Xhosa initiations, Hamar bull jumping to Bodi beauty pageants, there's no shortage of incredible African tribal traditions.

12 incredible African tribal traditions

From San healing dances to Xhosa initiations, Hamar bull jumping to Bodi beauty pageants, there's no shortage of incredible African tribal traditions.

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New Member: Dale Reubin

Dale Reubin is a South African photographer currently based in the UK. He specialises in portrait and travel photography.

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"Esuthwini" (initiation camp/school). The hut is called "ibuma"

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