Representación de seres sobrenaturales durante la ceremonia del Hain. Selknam. Tierra del Fuego. Fotografía de Martín Gusinde. 1919-1923. En- “Los Indios de Tierra del Fuego- Los Selknam”. Martín Gusinde. Editorial C.A.E.A. 1982
Selk'nam bodypainting - Ulen wind spirit). The Selk'nam or Ona people, and related tribes, were indigenous to inland Tierra del Fuego and southern mainland Patagonia. They were wiped out soon after the arrival of white missionaries & ranchers, mainly through disease but many were also hunted/murdered by ranchers whose sheep they stole.
Mujeres selk´nam, zona del lago K`ámi, Isla Grande, Tierra del Fuego. Fotografía de Alberto María De Agostini. 1915. “Fueguinos. Fotografías Siglos XIX y XX. Imágenes e Imaginarios del Fin del Mundo.”Margarita Alvarado, Carolina Odone, Pedro Mege. Editorial Pehuén. S/F.
Selk'nam bodypainting (Kataix spirit) (Scanned from postcard) The Selk'nam or Ona people, and related tribes, were indigenous to inland Tierra del Fuego (and southern mainland Patagonia). They hunted guanaco and other animals. They were wiped out soon after the arrival of white missionaries and ranchers, mainly through disease but many were also hunted/murdered by ranchers whose sheep they stole. Photo by Martin Gunside, 1923: Selknam People during the Hain Ceremony in Tierra Del Fuego
los indios mas fuertes de america, los selknam - Taringa!
Cerimônia de iniciação dos adolescentes, do povo Selk´nam - Terra do Fogo.
EMU MAN PERFORMS THE TOTEM - VOODOO VILLAGE - THE SECRET MUSEUM OF MANKIND
Selknam's Hain Ceremony, Tierra Del Fuego - Martin Gusinde, 1923
Los Selknam, habitantes de Tierra de Fuego, durante sus ritos de iniciación a la vida adulta pintaban sus cuerpos y cubrían su cabeza con corteza de árboles.
meanwhilebackinthedungeon: Effects of Magic Magic is an inherently chaotic force, and its use often begins to transform Magic Users in a radical manner. Prolonged use of certain incantations & spells can produce profound somatic changes that often drastically & permanently alter the appearance of the Magic User in a shocking manner. In some instances these transformations can also result in an increased resistance to elements such as cold or heat.
Selknam People during the Hain Ceremony in Tierra Del Fuego Photos By Martin Gunside taken in 1923