Results for: Maasai

In History of Africa

Who are the maasai people?

The Maasai are a nilotic Ethnic tribe that live in Kenya and Northern Tanzania. They wear brightly dressed clothes especially red. They only eat milk, meat and cattle blood. T ( Full Answer )
In Parenting and Children

What do the Maasai children do?

Maasai children generally herd the animals all day.. A good article about their ways of life can be found at:. http://hubpages.com/hub/MaasaiVisit
In Women's Suffrage

What do the Maasai women do?

Maasai women have no rights. They are generally married off betweenthe ages of 11 and 13, and she is not educated and must workextremely hard just to survive.
In Circumcision

How is the maasai circumcision unsafe?

Circumcision has to be performed in a clean, sterile environment, with clean, sterile instruments. Without it, you run the risk of serious infection and even death.
In Uncategorized

Why were maasai people removed from their land?

I am not aware that the Maassai have been removed form their lands, they still roam their traditional nomadic areas in Tanzania and Kenya.
In Cows and Cattle

Why are Cattle so important to maasai?

Cattle is so important to the Maasai because the maasai people get most of there food from the cattle
In Uncategorized

What is maasai enkang?

it is a small village made up of 20 to 50 huts, in which 10 to 20 families live. It is surrounded by a thick thorn hedge to keep out dangerous animals such as lions, leopards ( Full Answer )
In Africa

Which Maasai are wealthy?

The Maasai do not accumulate money; they hold their cattle in such high regard that the cattle themselves are seen as a measure of a man's wealth. Any man who has at least 50 ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Where is Maasai Mara?

It is a region in the savanna of Eastern Africa spanning theborders of South West Kenya and neighboring Tanzania, the home ofthe nomadic Maasai people and a world famous wild ( Full Answer )