emblematic of many changes currently taking place in Maasai culture.
The Kenyan government's aggressive pursuit of land privatization, for example, has proved highly prejudicial to pastoral groups such as the Maasai.
The first stone was found by a Maasai tribesman, who took the chunk of translucent rock to be sapphire.
The Maasai tribesmen believed that tanzanite has mystical qualities and it is given to the tribes people's first born child as a symbol of good luck.
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