The Mossi are the largest tribe living in Burkina Faso and have a centralized governing body, in addition to clans and professional corporations led by elders known as
. The first Mossi empire was founded during the 15th century by invaders from Ghana. Their religous activities are dictated by the rhythm of the seasons.
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MOSSI Plank Masks
MOSSI Fetish figures/Statues
MOSSI Fertility Figures/Statues