In continuation of "Bosavi - Living portraits from the forest".
All photographs were taken 1966 at Didessa village, Kaluli ethnic group, Mt. Bosavi region, Papua New Guinea
Note: not all these people lived at Didessa, though. Some had come from distant villages to meet us.
The "village" consisted of one communal dwelling only. ...weiterlesen "Bosavi images – part 2"
Never ever in the evolution of human life on Earth there will be again communities like the Bosavi forest people at the time of our visit in 1966 - being totally independent of our civilization.
Never ever again there will exist any tribal cultures in their own right.
Our generation is experiencing the final and dramatic change from distinct ethnic diversity and traditional maintenance of endemic ways of life, towards a global conformity, inter-relationship and inter – dependence. This stage of human evolution never happened in any comparable way before nor can it be repeated. We witness an unique transition. ...weiterlesen "Bosavi – living portraits from the forest"