African Rainforest & Pygmy Peoples
Baka dancer performing a ritual dance (Baka Pygmies, Cameroon).
"Recognizing the shape of the flames in the sacred fire, reading the embers: this how the great medicine men discover the seed of a disease. The cause of a misfortune could be concealed in the powdering ashes... Following the glowing trail of a spark could reveal where the forest game is hidden..."
Luis Devin, The Forest Has You. Story of an Initiation
Italian edition: La foresta ti ha. Storia di un'iniziazione
(Castelvecchi - LIT Edizioni)