These are just two examples of the elaborate coming-of-age rituals with which traditional societies throughout Africa have marked the passage from childhood to. Under the Menses rituals of Uaupes, Brazil, girls are brought out naked Boys of the Barabaig tribe in East Africa, on reaching puberty have to.
Basically, it is through these puberty rites in Africa that girls are given highlights of the traditional ideals of womanhood. They are given the rights to marry, but still. Among the Anlo-Ewe people, female puberty rites are known as Nugbeto. Like everywhere else in Africa, they are communal and provide the.
My research was conducted in Ghana, West Africa among the Krobos, Puberty Rites called Dipo among the Krobos is a very prominent event. The girl had just been circumcised in a ceremonial rite of passage of the Kuria tribe. A local woman was paid about $6 to perform the procedure.