LION’S EATING HABITS

Lion’s eating habits Most cat species live a solitary existence, but lions are exceptions. They are fundamentally social animals that tend to live in groups. A group of lions is called pride. Prides form extended but close family units. The pride follows a matriarchal social system based on the division of…

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MALE LION

Male lion A male lion is much heavier and larger than a female. The heaviest recorded one was 272 kg from Kenya. Within the pride, the males are the leaders and fathers of the cubs. They guard, patrol, protect, defend and maintain the boundaries of the pride’s territory, which can…

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LIONESS

Lioness A female lion is called lioness. They are more agile and smaller than males. They primarily do the hunting for the group and take care of the offspring. Hunting Do not read this section if you are an animal lover or an animal activist. Also, sales people who cannot…

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LION

Lion Lion is arguably the most fascinating, iconic, magnificent and beloved wild creature in the world and the most dominant force in the bush. Out of all the wild animals that roam the savannahs of Kenya and Africa, no animal arouses as much admiration and awe as the lion. It…

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Maasai ceremonies between circumcision and marriage Maasai ceremonies between circumcision and marriage serve to maintain their age-set classes of the social system and political culture. But they do not distinguish age or time similar to the advanced ways. They approximate time in fourteen-year sections. Emuratare One of the most important…

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MAASAI CEREMONIES

Maasai ceremonies Maasai traditions and rituals which are an essential part of their lifestyle and culture have survived in part through oral genealogies. Age-sets identify men for the rest of their lives. On the other hand, Maasai culture recognizes women by the age-sets of their husbands. Some ceremonies are for…

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ONCE UPON A MAASAI

Once upon a Maasai The Maasai group is one of the most famous tribes in African culture living along the Great Rift Valley, a large corridor of land between Kenya and Tanzania. They are a semi-nomadic people. The world know them for their unique way of life, cultural traditions and…

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Maasai pastoralists present a Politician and a Player Maasais are not only traditional tribal herders but have proven to be great Politicians and world-class Players as well. Their aspiration to represent appropriately in the country’s governing classes is evident in Joseph Ole Lenku who is vying for a governorship position…

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HIGH-FAT DIET AND GOOD HEALTH OF MAASAIS

High-fat diet and good health of Maasais The Maasai is a nomadic and pastoralist tribe living in Northern Tanzania and Kenya. They live primarily from livestock activities and farming. Maasais are not blood-thirsty scavengers as some early explorers portrayed them. Indeed, they do drink cow’s blood and meat, but they are…

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Significance of Maasai beads, shields and dressing Maasai is the most known Kenyan tribe, having grown into a brand of Kenya tourism and global fashion. The tribe is an icon of the diversity and richness of Kenya. Traditional beliefs, pastoral traditions, exquisite artistry and history of fierce warriors constitute the Maasais. Louis…

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