March 15, 2016

The Rugged Lives of Mongolia’s Nomads


Spectacular viewing!
The dwellings are called yurts. They look very cosy and inviting.People in the west are also making new versions. More about Mongolian yurts here.


Filmmaker Brandon Li captures life in western Mongolia in his film Nomads of Mongolia. Watch the nomadic Kazakh people train eagles to hunt, herd yaks, and race camels in this visually stunning short.

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With thanks to You Tube
A 13 Year Old Eagle Huntress in Mongolia