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A NIIS hunte gatherer winds strings of rattles round his legs in preparation for a dance.These rattles are made from specially dried cocoons in which are placed tiny chips of stone.The NIIS are a part of the San people, often referred to as Bushmen.They differ in appearance from the rest of black Africa having yellowish skin and being lightly boned, lean and muscular. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820244
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A NIIS hunte gathere...
Hamar women dance, sing and blow small tin trumpets during a Jumping of the Bull ceremony.The semi nomadic Hamar of Southwest Ethiopia embrace an age grade system that includes several rites of passage for young men.The most elaborate of them and the most important is the Jumping of the Bull ceremony when a youth attains full manhood and is permitted to marry. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820467
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Hamar women dance, s...
Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888695
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Pokot women and girl...
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-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02916981
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Women sing and dance...
Pokot women and girls dancing to celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888697
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Africa,Kenya,Kajiado District,Ol doinyo Orok. A large gathering of Maasai warriors dance with raised sticks after they return from daubing themselves with white clay during an Eunoto ceremony when the warriors become junior elders and thenceforth are permitted to marry Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03366854
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Baka ceremony is performed before a hunting excursion, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Minden Pictures, Code: 848-03272979
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Baka ceremony is per...
A Bushman,or San,mimics an ostrich as he sings and dances round a campfire. The rest if the band keeps rhythm to the noise of the rattles wound round the dancer's legs. 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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03289587
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A Bushman,or San,mim...
During a Ngetunogh ceremony, the mother of a Pokot initiate sings and dances holding high the cowhorn container she used to smear fat over the masks of her son and other boys as a blessing. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888762
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During a Ngetunogh c...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820497
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Karo men and girls e...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888696
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A Pokot warrior wear...
At the start of a dance, Karo men sing and clap in line.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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820494
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At the start of a da...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820558
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A lively Nyangatom d...
The Chewa people, Malawis largest ethnic group, live on the west side of Lake Malawi. Despite years of missionary influence, they still cling to old beliefs and rituals. For them, death simply means a journey of rebirth into the spirit world.The terrestrial representatives of this other world are grotesquely masked dancers known as Gule Wamkulu. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820881
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The Chewa people, Ma...
A bushman,or San,collapses in a trance and is helped by members of his band during a sing-song round their campfire. 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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03289588
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A bushman,or San,col...
Karo people with body painting, made from mixing animal pigments with clay, dancing, Kolcho village, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02917036
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Karo people with bod...
Pokot warriors celebrate an Atelo ceremony. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888694
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Pokot warriors celeb...
Hamer (Hamar) people at Evangadi dancing (Hamer night dance), Dombo village, Turmi, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02917051
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Hamer (Hamar) people...
The Chewa people, Malawis largest ethnic group, live on the west side of Lake Malawi. Despite years of missionary influence, they still cling to old beliefs and rituals. For them, death simply means a journey of rebirth into the spirit world.The terrestrial representatives of this other world are grotesquely masked dancers known as Gule Wamkulu. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820882
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The Chewa people, Ma...
Samburu tribe doing courtship dances,Laikipia plateau,Kenya                                                                                                                                              Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Axiom Photographic, Code: 851-02961263
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Ritual dancing round cows and bulls before the initiate jumps, Jumping of the Bulls initiation ceremony of the Hamer (Hamar) people, Turmi, Lower Omo Valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02917049
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Ritual dancing round...
Baka woman performing a dance by splashing the water after returning from gathering fruit, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Minden Pictures, Code: 848-03272969
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Baka woman performin...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03289590
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A bushman,or San,col...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820495
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Karo men and girls e...
Baka ceremony is performed before a hunting excursion, Cameroon Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Minden Pictures, Code: 848-03272980
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Baka ceremony is per...
A Pokot warrior wearing a leopard skin cape celebrates an Atelo ceremony, spear in hand. The Pokot are pastoralists speaking a Southern Nilotic language. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888690
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A Pokot warrior wear...
A bushman,or San,weeps in a trance as he is helped by members of his band 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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03289589
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A bushman,or San,wee...
Masai warriors performing jumping dance, Serengeti Park, Tanzania, East Africa, Africa                                                                                                                   Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02946128
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Masai warriors perfo...
An old Pokot woman dancing during an Atelo ceremony. The cow horn container usually contains animal fat. Kenya Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888688
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An old Pokot woman d...
Hamar women dance, sing and blow small tin trumpets during a Jumping of the Bull ceremony.The semi nomadic Hamar of Southwest Ethiopia embrace an age grade system that includes several rites of passage for young men.The most elaborate of them and the most important is the Jumping of the Bull ceremony when a youth attains full manhood and is permitted to marry. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03820468
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Hamar women dance, s...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03289591
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A bushman,or San,dan...
Bushmen,or San,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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03289592
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Bushmen,or San,dance...
Samburu dancers at courtship ceremony,Samburuland,Kenya                                                                                                                                                  Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Axiom Photographic, Code: 851-02961272
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Samburu dancers at c...
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-Managed, Artist: AWL Images, Code: 862-03888693
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Pokot women wearing ...
Hamar women dancing in a frenzy. Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Aurora Photos, Code: 856-06303100
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Hamar women dancing ...
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-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02916984
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Women sing and dance...
Karo people with body painting, made from mixing animal pigments with clay, dancing, Kolcho village, Lower Omo valley, Ethiopia, Africa Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Robert Harding Images, Code: 841-02916974
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Karo people with bod...
Blurred View of Women Dancing Morocco    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Albert Normandin, Code: 700-00037901
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Dancers Pretoria, South Africa    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Freeman Patterson, Code: 700-00007837
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Dancers Pretoria, So...
Blurred View of Women Dancing    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Albert Normandin, Code: 700-00186970
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Samburu Tribe Kenya, Africa    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Albert Normandin, Code: 700-00093630
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Samburu Tribe Kenya,...
Maasai Tribe Tanzania    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Albert Normandin, Code: 700-00094264
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Maasai Tribe Tanzani...
Maasai Tribe Tanzania    Stock Photo - Premium Rights-Managed, Artist: Albert Normandin, Code: 700-00094263
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Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-05746081
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Dancing musician. Af...
Figures of african dancers . Seamless Vector  Illustration. Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: katyau, Code: 400-06687818
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The Dogon are best known for their mythology, their mask dances, wooden sculpture and their architecture. Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: michelealfieri, Code: 400-05721339
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The Dogon are best k...
Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-05746080
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Representation on the wall of animals and Dogon masks, Mali (Africa). Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: michelealfieri, Code: 400-05721340
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Representation on th...
Dancing musician. Grunge background with African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-06367365
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Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04914431
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Dancing figures wearing African masks.  Primitive art. Seamless Vector Illustration. Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: katyau, Code: 400-07299651
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Dancing figures wear...
Dancing musician. Grunge background with African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-05362740
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Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04914432
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Dancing musician. Af...
Dancing musicians. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04229853
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Dancing musicians. A...
Dancing musician. Grunge background with African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-06083605
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Dancing musicians. African national patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04193667
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Dancing musicians. A...
Dancing musicians. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04200458
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Dancing musicians. A...
Dancing musician. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04363092
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Dancing musician. Af...
Dancing musicians. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04206347
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Dancing musicians. A...
Dancing musicians. African traditional patterns Stock Photo - Royalty-Free, Artist: frenta, Code: 400-04235395
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174 images of African tribal dance photos, pictures, African tribal dance stock photography