Notes From Ohorongo

Namibia’s Finest Traditional Attire

Namibia’s Finest Traditional Attire

Traditional attire has played and still plays an important symbolic role in the preservation of national values and cultural heritage in Namibia and the creation of a feeling of unity within the various tribes in our country.

Rivers That Flow Through Namibia

Rivers That Flow Through Namibia

The landscape in Namibia is crisscrossed by many rivers, and some of them are so small, that they dry up during hot and dry seasons. Most rivers in Namibia are ephemeral, flowing for a short time, sometimes only hours, after periods of high rainfall.

A Song and A Dance in Namibia

A Song and A Dance in Namibia

Music in Namibia is extremely varied, and this is because of the diversity in language groups that exist within the country. Cultural sharing, migrations, political history, and even agricultural practices are all inscribed upon bodies and revealed in dance and music.

Namibian Homes

Namibian Homes

Home is any place where you are comfortable and feel as if you can be yourself. Home is a place where you feed off positive energy and feel free. It does not matter whether your home is outside in nature or in an apartment, as long as your heart is there.

Tribal Cultures in Namibia

Tribal Cultures in Namibia

Namibia is truly unique and is a country that various cultures have influenced during colonisation. These cultures now represent a true sense of unity in diversity as the coming together of major ethnic groups, each celebrating their past while working together toward the future.