Photo 12 – UBB-HAA-227

A big beer-work party (Fur: “Bambani”)  arranged by a man to honour his mother in law (Fur: “iya mare”, Arabic: “naseeba”) by inviting a large group of people and providing them with ample amounts of beer (Fur: “kira”) and entertainment for those who participate in the work. One man is blowing on a kudu horn while another one is drumming.

Western foothills of Jebel Marra.

Photo: Gunnar Haaland, 1969

Photo 12 - UBB-HAA-00227