Photo Hunt: Hands


The Massais make fire by hand without matches.  Although still living in primitive abode made of cow dung, it is uncertain whether the tribe still actually use this mode of fire making.  Noted as a vanishing tribe, the Massais struggle to keep their culture as modern influences lurk around their surroundings.  More on the Massais here.


12 thoughts on “Photo Hunt: Hands

  1. Wow, this is amazing! Good for them for sticking to their guns and keeping their tribal traditions in tact no matter what their surroundings. 🙂
    Great take on the theme.
    Thanks for stopping by to visit my hands photo.


  2. I love this shot. I so admire groups that hang on their traditions and fight tooth and nail not to be dragged into a questionable future. Thanks for visiting my photo, see you next time.


  3. Hi Jenn, I have enjoyed your story of Africa and the experience must have been great… hands can do many things … thanks for your visit to my place today…. hugs, Baba


  4. Your green banner is so wonderful to see…things are starting to green up around here too…

    Now for the photo hunt… wonderful photo of those hands making fire… it is hard to think there are still people doing that. Now, I’m going back to read more of them!


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