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Fulani woman with Gold Earrings by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher

Fulani Woman, Mali "Alisa Djallo wears magnificent hand-beaten gold earrings received on her wedding day." photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher, writing in the book Faces of Africa

The Stern by Amith Nag

The Stern by Amith Nag

Nakhi Dongba (Shaman or Wise Man) The Nakhi aka Naxi is a tribe living in the Tibetan Foothills of Yunnan and Sichuan Provinces in SW China and traditionally adherents to the Dongba Religion. The Dongba religion is based on the balanced relationship between nature and man. In Dongba mythology, "Nature" and "Man" are half-brothers, having different mothers. The religion is an off-shoot of the beliefs of the 900 year old Tibetan Bön religion. The word "Dongba" literally means "wise man" in…

Nakhi Dongba (Shaman or Wise Man) The Nakhi aka Naxi is a tribe living in the…

When Holi first began, certain colors had meaning. Red-Purity, Green-Vitality, Yellow- Pious feeling, Blue- calmness and sedateness. But as time went on, more colors are involved, but have less of a meaning to certain people.

Holi Festival in India. Red-Purity, Green-Vitality, Yellow- Pious feeling, Blue- calmness and sedateness.

Peanut Vendor by Amith Nag

Peanut Vendor by Amith Nag

ledecorquejadore:  Rajasthani Folk Dancer (via Pinterest) #ledecorquejadore

This photograph was taken at the Lake Palace Hotel in Udaipur, India. The woman is performing a traditional dance [folk dance] common to the Rajasthani region of India.

Before the Touareg woman can light a fire in the desert, so she must determine wind direction. She does this by picking up a handful of sand and let this fall. And her daughter and her daughter's daughter does the same, both slightly delayed. As all daughters have followed their mother's movements over millennials. photo: Mohamed Shalash.

Before the Touareg woman can light a fire in the desert, so she must determine wind direction. She does this by picking up a handful of sand and let this fall. And her daughter and her daughter's daughter does the same, both slightly delayed. As all daughters have followed their mother's movements over millennials. photo: Mohamed Shalash.

Indigenous Australians are the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of Australia, groups that existed before European colonisation. Estimates suggest that they have lived in Australia for 60 to 120 thousand years. During that time, they have offered remarkable wisdom that counter much of what we are taught in the west. Here are some of …

10 Aboriginal Australian Quotes That Will Change Your Perspective On Life

Ashanti chiefs at the funeral of Elizabeth asante

Ashanti funeral in kumasi Ashanti chiefs at the funeral of Elizabeth asante (por anthony pappone photographer)

A woman collecting dirty water with the Taj Mahal in the background, highlighting the differences in life

50 Extraordinary Photographs that can happen only in India - Photo Credit: Yaman Ibrahim

African Proverbs. African Wisdom. The fool speaks, the wise man listens. – Ethiopian proverb

African Proverbs 1

Turkana Woman - Pictures shot for a new BBC programme, "Photographing Africa" by photographer and film director Harry Hook

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Yunnan, China - Rapeseed Field - Canola Oil comes from Rapeseed.