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Building Of A Dorze Hut , Which Are Made Entirely From Natural Resources Like Ba ...

Building Of A Dorze Hut , Which Are Made Entirely From Natural Resources Like Ba ...

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Description: Building of a Dorze hut , which are made entirely from natural resources like bamboo and banana leaves . 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 towering up to 12 m 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

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