Kougoed …

or ‘chewing stuff’ is the common name of the succulent plant Sceletium tortuosum which medicinal effects have been known by the native people of South Africa for hundreds or even maybe thousands of years.


Telecommunication with the ancestors

Spirituality of native (tribal) people around the globe, from Australia to Australia, has a significant element of ancestry in it. Native people of South Africa are balancing on the edge of traditional values and the ‘comfort’ of modern times.  Hence this imaginary of a Xhosa woman calling the spirits of her ancestors for guidance.