‘Aboriginals of Australia’

Australian Aboriginal Art - natural patterns

  

Australian aborigines called the most ancient living cultures on the planet. English colonists called locals «Aboriginal», that literally means «from the beginning of the» (from the Latin «aborigene»). Culture of Australian residents studied little, researchers remain mysteries.

  

  

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Australian Aborigines – the oldest culture on earth

Aboriginals of Australia, scientists believe, appeared on the continent at least 50 000 years ago. process of settlement occurred during the last Ice Age of the South – East Asia. Aborigines, united in 300 clans spoke 250 languages ​​and 700 dialects's (Now it remains 145 languages, of which 110 are considered endangered).

Each clan had a spiritual connection with a certain area of ​​land occupied by. But, they are actively moving and traveling to engage in an exchange, search of water, new sources of food and performance of rituals.

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Aboriginal Childhood

Care of the ancient near-natives most clearly manifested in their love for children. Child, born with severe physical disabilities, or during natural disasters, When threatened with famine, that is already doomed to failure, usually killed immediately after birth.

But in good years it since birth until the initiation ceremony was surrounded by careful attention. His carefully carried in a cradle made of bark or in the trough for a long time for food and feed breast milk. He grew up in close contact with adults and other children, soaking up the experience of everyday camp life, and yet very strong ties with his parents joined him. They taught him the first words and deeds.

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