ornately detailed scarification of an East Congo woman.
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These giant lotus pads 'Victoria amazonica' as the name suggests are originally from the Amazon rainforest.
unknown indigenous tribe located in the Amazon rainforest. They are one of the last unknown tribes. They want to be left alone! Due to deforestation in the rainforest, these poor people may lose everything they have.
Visiting Indigenous Communities in the Amazon Rainforest with Nahko of Medicine for the People
Viriunaveteri, Venezuela. Yanomami indians on the casiciare river ..The village of Viriunaveteri consists of 15 huts around a muddy square. It's situated in the Venezuelan Amazone several days by boat from the nearest town. This community on the banks of the Casiquiare is one of the few Yanomami villages that actually has some contact with the outside world. Most other tribes live deeper in the jungle. Photo: Ronald de Hommel
DRC - Mbuti Pygmy girls painted in clay for the boys’ circumcision ceremony pose for a picture in their village in the Ituri Forest on the Okapi Reserve (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) at Epulu
Cherokee Proud: A Guide for Tracing and Honoring Your Cherokee Ancestors, Second Edition by Tony Mack McClure,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0965572226/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_r4jlsb188G06P0G2
Black Slaves, Indian Masters: Slavery, Emancipation, and Citizenship in the Native American South by Barbara Krauthamer http://www.amazon.com/dp/1469607107/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_zVU0tb1P43YEXF40