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This is because pigs are everything to the tribe and the bigger the moka is, the more respect and status is earned. According to Ongka, pigs are everything as it keeps the tribe alive; moka can also be used to pay for troubles, debts and get a wife. The lack of pigs according to Ongka is sad as the individual who lacks pigs is referred to as being nobody and rubbish altogether in the tribe. The last significance of moka is that it is the only possible way to get a life, marry and get children, without moka then a man has nothing. Finally, moka is also used to impress other people and also as a way to do business. For example, Ongka wanted to give a hundred pigs as a system of investment and the investment would pay itself in several years time.
Body decoration or adornment is prominent in the Kawelka tribe as it is their way of living and respecting their origins. Secondly they use body decoration during great achievements so as to celebrate special occasions. In the film, they celebrate moka by going to the tribe dressed in their traditional attire and decoration and call out Ongka so that they can hand to him the moka in form of a pig as a returned favor for his previous gifts. In addition to that, body decoration was worn to pay the last tribute to a fallen leader. In the film, when one of the elders passed on, they wore big green leaves and sang a sad song as part of their
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Therefore, it is important that both engineers and technicians should have excellent working knowledge of pneumatic systems and air operated tools. In addition to this, engineers and technicians should also have a thorough and clear understanding of the various physical properties that influence the behavior of compressed air (Majumdar, 1996; Bhatia, 2011).
This anthropology article looks at the tribes of Kawelka and the Sami people by comparing and contrasting their different cultures.
The Sami people are the original inhabitants of the indigenous northern Europe countries. They inhabited an area known as the Sapmi,
Within my society, politicians finance their election campaigns in order to win over voters to their camps. In this case, they give money to voters in form of cash and gifts to win voters over to their sides. In a similar way, the big man of Kawelka uses his wealth to finance his continued staying in power.
For the moka to remain significant, the previous moka has to be returned with greater generosity which in the case of the documentary, the Ongka is planning to give gifts which includes 600 pigs, cattles, rare birds, a motorcycle and
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