wandjina the rainmaker by Alison Burgu

Details of wandjina the rainmaker

  
wandjina the rainmaker by Alison Burgu
Details
Catalog Number : 838399
Size : 30cm x 60cm
Medium : Acrylic On Canvas
For Sale : Contact Short St Gallery
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About wandjina the rainmaker
This Wandjina is called the rainmaker.Two lightning spirits in a cave are waiting for the clouds to gather up,so he can make the rain and lightning.Where you see a lot of Wandjinas they represent the laws of trees,rivers,rocks,bush fruit,animals and all of creation.The Wandjinas give the law on how we have to treat and use these creations. These customs are carried on today.The Wandjina spirits are highly respected by the Worrora, Ngarinyin and Wunumbul people who live at Mowanjum and up the Gibb River Road to Kalumburru in the North West Kimberley region of Western Australia