Makpal Abdrazakova is the only female eagle hunter in Kazakhstan. Golden eagles can be used to hunt healthy adult wolves. You have got to be seriously tough to handle these birds, much less hunt with them competitively.
The Kazakhs of the Altai mountain range in western Mongolia are the only people that hunt with golden eagles, and today there are around 400 practising falconers. Ashol-Pan, the daughter of a particularly celebrated hunter, may well be the country's only
Love this it's beautiful "Proud Primitives, the Nuba People" by Oskar and Horst Luz @ National Geographic November 1966 // "In the mountains of southern Sudan some 50 groups perpetuate distinctive dialects and customs, including whole- body scarification"
Native smille from a Sakha girl, Sakha (Yakutia) Republic, Northeast Siberia -szaka gyermek (yakutok?) The Sakha (Yakuts) are a (semi-) nomadic Turkic people indigenous to Sakha (Yakutia) in Northeast Siberia.