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During Samburu wedding celebrations,warriors resplendent with long Ochred braids dance with young girls who have put on all their finery for the occasion. Both warriors and girls smear their faces,necks and shoulders with red ochre mixed with animal fat to enhance their appearance. Two spears are tipped with ostrich-feather pompoms. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366058
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During Samburu weddi...
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Laikipiak Maasai
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Laikipiak Maasai
During Samburu wedding celebrations,married women congregate apart from the warriors and young girls to sing in praise of the couple and to dance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366056
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Young Datoga men jump high in the air during a dance. The Datoga (known to their Maasai neighbours as the Mang'ati and to the Iraqw as Babaraig) live in northern Tanzania and are primarily pastoralists. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03355233
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Young Datoga men jum...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366132
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Samburu warriors,spears in hand,jump into the air without bending their knees during one of their dance routines. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366053
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Samburu warriors,spe...
Gabbra women dance at a gathering in the village of Kalacha. The Gabbra are a Cushitic tribe of nomadic pastoralists living with their herds of camels and goats around the fringe of the Chalbi Desert. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366480
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Gabbra women dance a...
Gabbra women dance at a gathering in the village of Kalacha. The Gabbra are a Cushitic tribe of nomadic pastoralists living with their herds of camels and goats around the fringe of the Chalbi Desert. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366481
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Gabbra women dance a...
The invited guests at a Samburu wedding gather together to sing in praise of the couple and to dance. Celebrations will go on late into the night. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366057
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The invited guests a...
One of the most important Maasai ceremonies is the eunoto when warriors become junior elders. Early one morning before the cattle are taken to pasture,their mothers shave their long ochred locks,which makes their appearance very different. One initiate can be seen blowing a Kudu horn trumpet. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366145
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One of the most impo...
Samburu warriors sing in a circle during a wedding celebration. As they sing and dance,they twist their spears in unison. Soloists ad-lib words to traditional tunes,praising the bravery of certain individuals or the bulls of their families' herds. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366051
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Samburu warriors sin...
Old Datoga women wearing beautifully tanned and decorated leather dresses sing a short distance from their homes. They keep rhythm by rubbing their numerous iron bracelets together.The Datoga (known to their Maasai neighbours as the Mang'ati and to the Iraqw as Babaraig) live in northern Tanzania and are primarily pastoralists. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03355205
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Old Datoga women wea...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366134
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Song is an art form ...
Song is an art form ingrained in Turkana culture. At the end of a dance session,the participants invariably enjoy the Song of the Bulls. Each young man will take centre-stage to extol the praises of his favourite ox. He will explain how it came into his possession,its distinguishing traits and with outstretched arms,imitate the shape of its horns. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366135
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Song is an art form ...
During Samburu wedding celebrations,married women congregate apart from the warriors and young girls to sing in praise of the couple and to dance. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366055
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During Samburu weddi...
Women sing and dance before the bull jumping, Hamer Jumping of the Bulls initiation ceremony, Turmi, Lower Omo valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02916984
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Women sing and dance...
The men hold hands forming a circle within which the women dance in the Karo village of Duss. A small Omotic tribe related to the Hamar,the Karo live along the banks of the Omo River in southwestern Ethiopia. They are renowned for their elaborate body art using white chalk,crushed rock and other natural pigments. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03354043
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The men hold hands f...
Maasai Tribe Tanzania    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 700-00094264
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Karo people with body painting, made from mixing animal pigments with clay, dancing, Kolcho village, Lower Omo valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02916974
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Karo people with bod...
Kenya,Laikipia Plateau. Laikipiak Maasai Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03366378
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Karo people with body painting, made from mixing animal pigments with clay, dancing, Kolcho village, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02917036
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Karo people with bod...
Hamer (Hamar) people at Evangadi dancing (Hamer night dance), Dombo village, Turmi, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02917051
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Hamer (Hamar) people...
Figures of african dancers . Vector  Illustration. Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05914316
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Figures of african d...
Men dance by jumping up into the air while holding hands in the Karo village of Duss. A small Omotic tribe related to the Hamar,the Karo live along the banks of the Omo River in southwestern Ethiopia. They are renowned for their elaborate body art using white chalk,crushed rock and other natural pigments. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03354044
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Men dance by jumping...
Women sing and dance before the bull jumping, Hamer Jumping of the Bulls initiation ceremony, Turmi, Lower Omo valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02916981
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Women sing and dance...
Masai warriors performing jumping dance, Serengeti Park, Tanzania, East Africa, Africa                                                                                                                   Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 841-02946128
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Masai warriors perfo...
Maasai Tribe Tanzania    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 700-00094263
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At a dance in the Karo village of Duss men stand waiting to dance. A small Omotic tribe related to the Hamar,the Karo live along the banks of the Omo River in southwestern Ethiopia. They are renowned for their elaborate body art using white chalk,crushed rock and other natural pigments. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03354041
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At a dance in the Ka...
Traditional carved wooden African masks Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04925694
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Traditional carved w...
Traditional wooden African tribal mask Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05356746
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Traditional wooden A...
A man and wife of a San community dance during a sing-song round their campfire. The men have rattles wound round their legs to help the rest of them keep rhythm during their dances.These NS hunter gatherers live in the Xai Xai Hills close to the Namibian border. Their traditional way of life is fast disappearing. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03289593
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A man and wife of a ...
Pokot women wearing traditional beaded ornaments and brass earrings denoting their married status. celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888692
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Dancers Pretoria, South Africa    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 700-00007837
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Karo men and girls enjoy a dance.The Karo excel in body art. Before dances and ceremonial occasions, they decorate themselves elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the Omo River in southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820496
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Karo men and girls e...
Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05746080
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Dancing musician. Af...
Karo men and girls enjoy a dance.The Karo excel in body art. Before dances and ceremonial occasions, they decorate themselves elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the Omo River in southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820497
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Karo men and girls e...
A lively Nyangatom dance is enjoyed by villagers in the late afternoon.The elevated houses in the background are both homes and granaries, which have been built to withstand flooding when the Omo River bursts its banks The Nyangatom are one of the largest tribes and arguably the most warlike people living along the Omo River in Southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820558
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A lively Nyangatom d...
Biombo tribe mask, traditional African Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04414514
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Biombo tribe mask, t...
Dancing musicians. African national patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04193672
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Dancing musicians. A...
Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888697
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Pokot women and girl...
Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888695
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Pokot women and girl...
A Pokot warrior wearing a cheetah skin jumps high in the air surrounded by  young women to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888696
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A Pokot warrior wear...
Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05746081
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Dancing musician. Af...
African souvenir drum  isolated over white (clipping path) Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04891651
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African souvenir dru...
Pokot men, women, boys and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888691
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Pokot men, women, bo...
Dancing musicians. African national patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04194848
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Dancing musicians. A...
A bushman,or San,collapses in a trance during a sing-song round their campfire. The men have rattles wound round their legs to help the rest of them keep rhythm during their dances.These NS hunter gatherers live in the Xai Xai Hills close to the Namibian border. Their traditional way of life is fast disappearing. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03289590
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A bushman,or San,col...
A bushman,or San,dances during a sing-song round their campfire. The men have rattles wound round their legs to help the rest of them keep rhythm during their dances.These NS hunter gatherers live in the Xai Xai Hills close to the Namibian border. Their traditional way of life is fast disappearing. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03289591
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A bushman,or San,dan...
Karo men and girls enjoy a dance.The Karo excel in body art. Before dances and ceremonial occasions, they decorate themselves elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments.The Karo are a small tribe living in three main villages along the lower reaches of the Omo River in southwest Ethiopia. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820495
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Karo men and girls e...
Man playing the nigerian drum in studio Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05078069
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Man playing the nige...
Young Pokot men and women dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888689
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Young Pokot men and ...
Pokot warriors celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888694
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Pokot warriors celeb...
Artsy image of a tribal dancer. Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04618977
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Artsy image of a tri...
Traditional carved wooden African masks Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04925695
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Traditional carved w...
Abstract ethnic style dance. Vector  Illustration Isolated Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-05924022
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Abstract ethnic styl...
Karo men dance in line by jumping high in the air, legs straight.Even while dancing, they each keep hold of their wooden stools, which double as pillows at night.The Karo excel in body art. Before dances and ceremonial occasions, they decorate themselves elaborately using local white chalk, pulverised rock and other natural pigments. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03820493
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Karo men dance in li...
Samburu dancers at courtship ceremony,Samburuland,Kenya                                                                                                                                                  Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 851-02961272
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Beautiful exotic African female fashion with tribal yellow red and white makeup cosmetics and sticks in hai, in dance position. Stock Photo - Royalty-Freenull, Code: 400-04803753
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Beautiful exotic Afr...
Pokot women wearing traditional beaded ornaments and brass earrings denoting their married status. celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managednull, Code: 862-03888693
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174 images of African tribal dance photos, pictures, African tribal dance stock photography