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A Pate farmer tends his tobacco crop among the coral

A Pate farmer tends his tobacco crop among the coral


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A Pate farmer tends his tobacco crop among the coral

A Pate farmer tends his tobacco crop among the coral ruins of old Pate town. His Arabian origins are unmistakable. Pate was established by Arabs from Arabia in the 13th century, or possibly earlier. By the time Portuguese seafarers reached there in

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© Nigel Pavitt

African Agriculture African Culture African Man Coral Coral Rag Crop Crops Farmer Farming Indigenous Indigenous Culture Islamic Culture Kenya Kenyan Labor Labour Labouring Male Moslem Muslim Pate Island Swahili Culture Tobacco Historic Ruins Laboring Pate Tending Weeding


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This print captures the essence of a Pate farmer diligently tending to his tobacco crop amidst the enchanting coral ruins of old Pate town. The unmistakable Arabian origins of this hardworking man are evident, as he carries on the ancient tradition established by Arabs from Arabia in the 13th century, or possibly even earlier. In this image, we witness a harmonious blend of African and Islamic cultures, symbolizing the rich diversity that defines Kenya's agricultural heritage. With his indigenous knowledge and laborious efforts, this Kenyan farmer showcases not only his deep connection to the land but also his commitment to preserving traditional farming practices. The vibrant green tobacco plants stand in stark contrast against the backdrop of historic ruins made entirely out of coral rag. As he meticulously weeds and tends to each plant with care, one can't help but admire the resilience and dedication displayed by this African man. Wearing a Muslim hat commonly seen in Lamu, another Swahili culture-rich island nearby, he embodies both faith and cultural identity while contributing to Africa's thriving agriculture sector. This powerful image serves as a testament to how indigenous communities continue their ancestral ways despite changing times. Nigel Pavitt's lens beautifully encapsulates not just an ordinary scene but rather an extraordinary glimpse into centuries-old traditions that have shaped Pate Island's unique history.

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