Follow the fascinating history of Middle Eastern facial and body tattoos. Found mainly among the Algerian and Moroccan nomadic Berber tribes, although no longer common, the symbols remain in crafts.
Maasai men catching a cow to give it a vaccine Personal photo Since the Neolithic Revolution pastoral nomads have roamed along the fringes of settled society. Nomads are able to live and thrive in harsh lands that...
Amish horse buggy from Lancaster, PA. wikipedia Here in Ohio we have the largest Amish and Mennonite population and communities anywhere in the world. This population lives in Wayne and Hoimes counties in Ohio and when...
"The Dreamtime" is actually the story of creation as believed and told by the Australian Aboriginals. The unlikely inspiration for this article was the name of Ursula Le Guin's "The Beginning Place"
Like many other cultures, honoring the dead is taken seriously in Japan. However, unlike many other cultures a visitor is expected to do this by a ritual that consists of tasks done in special order.
The grand Eyo festival which holds in Lagos, the third most populous city in Africa is a tourist attraction. Its dramatic and splendid display of art and culture is held as a tribute to the past.
Gypsies have been in England for centuries. But where did they come from? And why were they treated so badly? Plus Maggie Finch the first Gypsy Queen.
Over the years I have heard several superstitions, most of which are laughable. Yet my mother taught me to say “Bless You” when sneezing, and not walk under ladders. Superstition or tradition?
Learn the French stereotypes and find out whether these are fact or fiction. Can you guess which are truth and which are myths about the people of France?
Conformity is the name of the game in this society. There are great rewards in conformity such as security knowing that you are part of a group. We have been indoctrinated from early childhood to conform and not to...