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Another voyage in space and time. (Not again?!) A quick nap. Casa de las campanas. House of bells. Tlalpan. 2017. (I liked the previous colour better.) The eyebrow workshop. Paris. 2015. Maasaï warriors. Amboseli National Park, Kenya. 1967. Chinelos dancers. Two weeks ago, literally around the corner of our house.  There are many traditional dances…

Maasai Warriors

The Masai – or Maasai – are probably one of the best-known of all African tribes. Perhaps because of their esthetics: costumes, the men’s hair dress – hair is braided and mixed with ochre-red mud –  the women’s necklaces, their dances involving jumping competitions where men conquer their bride-to-be by jumping in the same place…