Red Blanket Valley. AMAQWATI TRIBE IN TRANSKEI. Joan A Broster | bidorbuy.co.za
Africa | Image taken from the publication "Red Blanket Valley" by Joan Broster. Published 1967 || Red Blanket Valley is an eye-witness account of life on an isolated trading station in the Transkei, where for 14 years Joan Broster lived with her husband. Mention is made of the Amaqwathi, Baca, Basuto, Bomvana, Fingo, Gcaleka, Hlangwini, Hlubi, Pondo, Pondomise, Tembu and the Xesibe. It also offers a great introduction to the Xhosa and their beadwork.
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Adolescents from Pondoland in Transkei. Their faces are painted white and they are swathed in blankets as part of puberty rights. 1/Jan/1982. UN Photo/x. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/
XHOSA PEOPLE:SOUTH AFRICA`S ANCIENT PEOPLE WITH UNIQUE TRADITIONAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE
“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.” ― ...