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In Maasai culture, it is custom for warriors to kill lions as a traditional rite of passage into manhood. But, at the behest of the cultural “fathers,” or elders, in the Amboseli ecosystem, Big Life Foundation established the Maasai Olympics in 2012. A culture-shifting alternative was created: conservation education paired with organized sports competitions based on traditional warrior skills. Today, warriors compete for medals and prizes instead of killing lions. 


  • Signed and numbered limited edition print
  • Includes 4"x6" card of the story behind the art
  • Includes hand-signed Certificate of Authenticity (COA)
  • Lot Size: 100
  • 14" W x 11" H
  • Medium: Pencil
  • Framing not included


Attention Art Buyers:

  • Open edition prints are not hand-signed or numbered.
  • COA is only included with purchase of a limted edition print.
  • Story cards are included with purchase of a limited edition or open edition.

Massai en-gigurana

SKU: 1009
  • Sales tax and additional shipping charges apply.

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