The people of Ovahimba and Ovazimba tribes in the Kunene and Omusati regions in Northern Namibia have an upheld culture that has defied western influence and agitation. With a population of over 50,, the women engage in the daily activity of milking their cows, taking care of the children and other extensive duties while the men go hunting leaving, sometimes, for an extended period of time. You cannot ignore the red skin they have. The red colour seen on their skin is called, the otjize paste a combination of butterfat , omuzumba scrub and ochre and its function is to protect their skin from the sun and insect bites. Rather than take their baths, the women take a smoke bath and apply aromatic resins on their skin.
Pride is the most common sin committed by women, the report found, but ranks only at number five for men, who are most prone to lust, followed by gluttony. The results of survey, which was based on an analysis of confessional data carried out by year-old Jesuit priest and scholar Roberto Busa, have been echoed by the Vatican. When you look at vices from the point of view of the difficulties they create you find that men experiment in a different way from women. After lust and gluttony, the third most common sin by men is sloth followed by anger, pride and envy with avarice at the bottom. For women, envy was the second most common sin after pride, followed by anger, while sloth was the least likely. The survey also found that 30 per cent of Catholics no longer considered confession to a priest necessary, and 10 per cent even said that it "impeded their personal dialogue with God", according to The Times. Last year the Vatican added seven new sins to the existing list: genetic modification; human experimentations: polluting the environment; social injustice; causing poverty; "financial gluttony"; and taking or selling drugs.
Fishing industry in North Korea provides an important supplement to the diet and for export. The catch in totaled , tons of wild-caught seafood and 63, tons produced using aquaculture. The main fishery ports are Sinpo , Kimchaek , and the nearby deep-sea fishery bases of Yanghwa and Hongwfin. The principal catch from the Sea of Japan is pollock. Fishing targets in seven-year plans were met until , after which there was a shortage.
Most focus on travel to North Korea inevitably revolves around two cities: Pyongyang and Kaesong. But what about the other places? A nation is often embodied by its biggest and most iconic cities, but that is never all that it consists of. Thus today, we are going to focus on the border city of Sinuiju , the place most travellers to the DPRK pass through, but few ever think about or examine in close depth. Tune in for a unique overview of this historic Yalu River settlement and its evolving role in NK-China relations.