In South Africa, we favor the “flying flea market” at New Year
In the Hillbrow district of Johannesburg, residents celebrate New Year’s Eve by throwing their old fridges window and appliances.
In Kenya, it uses its saliva on the day of birth
When a new baby comes into the world Maasai, no adult by its religion can not touch. The adult can not accommodate the baby in salivating over him.
In Sudan, the brushes and eggs are customary at a wedding
During the wedding ceremony called “endogenous nincak” family will burn seven brooms. The two married must be placed facing the front door of their house and a bridesmaid just then breaking eggs on the feet of the groom. The woman must then wash their husbands’ feet. Afterwards, the bride will jump on top of a block of wood proving its submission.
In Kenya, the Maasai women make jewelry
From mother to daughter, the women of the tribe of Maasai are transmitted the art of creating beaded necklaces. These ornaments will be used for Maasai girls who will declare their love to a warrior of the tribe around a glass of milk.
In Madagascar, the twins are under a curse
In Mananjary, the ethnic Antambahoaka is known for the “taboo twins.” It is a curse that dates back to the first Antambahoaka. When he arrived at the mouth of Sakaleona River, north of Mananjary, this man would have chosen a wife. She fell pregnant with twins and was killed. But tragedy also struck his second and his third wife. He decided that his descendants would never rise by twins. Since July 5, 1982, only the small hamlet of Fanivelona lifted this taboo.
In Ethiopia, Mursi women are beautiful in an original way
The women of the tribe express their richness and beauty with their ears or lips. Girls make clay plate and then settle in their lower lip or in their earlobes. More and more they grow trays are great.
In South Sudan, a marriage must conclude with two newborns
In New Guinea, a father is spitting at the sight of her baby
Baruyas in Papua, a father should not see the face of her child before the breakthrough of his first tooth. Otherwise, he will spit on the ground. The tribe, the reason is simple: a child is defiled by birth and by women.