Samburu - Kenya
Lelesas, Louelen, Lewangu, Lepokodou & Loingu, Samburu | Nyerere, Ndoto Mountain Range | Kenya, 2010
The Samburu of northern Kenya are a subgroup of the famous Maasai. Isolated by their geography and history, they developed their own unique cultural identity. Today, the moran warriors, with their long braided hair and ochre-coloured bodies, have become a symbol of traditional Africa.
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