The Baobab Tree

Baobab tree near Keren.

Many legends surround the miss-shaped baobab. One says that, in a frivolous mood, God plucked it out and planted it upside down.

Another story has God a bit clumsy. He threw the top heavy tree down full grown and it landed top first in the ground and has grown thus since.

Bushman legend has the great spirit telling the hyena, ...

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