The Interior Of A Dorze Hut , The Roof . The Huts Have A Frame Made Of Bamboo Am ...
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Description: The interior of a Dorze Hut , the roof . The huts have a frame made of bamboo amd a waterproof layer of Banana leaves . Cattle has its own compartment in the hut . The tribe of the Dorze is living high up in the Gauge mountains above the ethiopian part of the rift valley . Dorze can be translated with weaver . Weaving of fabrics and garments is the traditional main source of their income , even the huts however are woven from split bamboo stems . the Dorze are well known for their cultivation of Enset , Ensete , Cooking Banana . due to the altitude the cooking banana does not fruit and the dorze are using root and stems . After fermentation the raw material is used to bake bread and for other types of food . Africa , East Africa , Ethiopia , February 2010