|Maasai children speak Maa, Swahili and English
at age 3. They demonstrated (at the top of their
lungs!) their ability to recite numbers for us.
|Boys are circumcised at puberty, after which they
are sent to live in the bush alone for several
months. Historically, they had to kill a lion to
officially be a warrior, but the declining lion
population is shifting the cultural tide.