Yoruba people

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Was excited to stumble on this today: Filmmaker’s Statement Directing and producing the documentary Etu & Nago: The Yoruba Connection was an act of faith. It became a burning desire after… Yoruba People, Family Songs, Documentary, Filmmaking, Dancing, Connection, Trail, Rabbit, Faith

Jamaican Etu dancing

The Etu or Nago people have family dances which are performed when the family song is sung and rhythm is played. The dance is done in a circle moving towards...

Yoruba adire seller at market in Ibadan, Nigeria in Photo from "Nigerian Artistry" by Pat Oyelola. African Culture, African History, African Art, African Textiles, African Fabric, Tribes Of The World, Yoruba People, Weaving Art, African Beauty

Yoruba adire seller at market in Ibadan, Nigeria in 1963. Photo from "Nigerian Artistry" by Pat Oyelola.

Photo Series Recreates 70 Biblical Figures Using People of Color - BGLH Marketplace Afro, Blacks In The Bible, Kings & Queens, Using People, Queen Esther, Black Royalty, African Royalty, Biblical Art, Black Artwork

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PHOTO ESSAY: A Few Images of Precolonial West African Women « curiosity killed the eccentric yoruba Orisha, African Culture, African History, Nigerian Culture, African Beauty, African Women, African Tribes, African Style, African Fashion

10 Fashionable Afro Hairstyles for Women

Afro hair is typically associated with natural curls that have a thick, frizzy texture. Such a distinctive type of hair might seem hard to manage, but this has not stopped African beauties from spo…

 Circa Along the coast of West Africa in the and early Yoruba people were often called “Aku” after their typical greeting “E ku …” -- I love the way she's sitting, unafraid to take up the space she deserves! African Tribes, African Diaspora, African Art, Asian History, British History, Tudor History, Black History Facts, Strange History, Yoruba People

Jeunes Filles Acouses, 1919

Along the coast of West Africa in the C19th and early C20th Yoruba people were often called “Aku” after their typical greeting “E ku …”