SUDAN | THE NUBA

At the water well. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.

At the water well. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.

Catholic church. Lowlands Southern Kordofan, Nuba Mts, South Sudan.
Nuba boy. Lowlands Southern Kordofan, Nuba Mts, Southern Sudan.

Nuba village. Nuba Mts, Southern Sudan.
Nuba boy enters his home. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Elder Nuba women in front of their homes. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Nuba mother and child in front of her home. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Young Nubian woman. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Young Nubian woman. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Elder Nubian woman. harvesting pumpkins Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Mountain stream. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
At the water well. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Farmer. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Rain dance, Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Scarification. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Young Nubian woman. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Witch Doctor. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Tesnion. Nuba man following a wrestling match. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Scarification. Young woman, Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Rain dance. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
Traditional dance. Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan.
'The band', before  a wrestling - match in the Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan. Wrestling is a a 'rites of passage' amongst the Nuba people.
The winner. Young wrestler post - match in the Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan. Wrestling is a a 'rites of passage' amongst the Nuba people.
 Young wrestlers pre - match in the Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan. Wrestling is a a 'rites of passage' amongst the Nuba people.
Two  young wrestlers mid  - match in the Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan. Wrestling is a a 'rites of passage' amongst the Nuba people.
Two wrestlers mid  - match in the Nuba Mountains, Southern Sudan. Wrestling is a a 'rites of passage' amongst the Nuba people.
The Winner. The winner of a coverted wrestling match signifies his victory by touching the shoulders of his opponent. Nuba Mountains Southern Sudan.
The winner of the stick fighting. The winner of a coverted stick fighting bout in celebration with his tribe. Nuba Mountains Southern Sudan.
The winner. The winner of a coverted wrestling match is carried in celebration upon the shoulders of his tribe. Nuba Mountains Southern Sudan.
Witch Doctor. Nuba Mountains Southern Sudan.