Desert Magicians

The Wodaabe Fulani are known for their great knowledge of lore and magic. They make magical potions out of wild plants and tree bark, ranging anywhere from traditional healing remedies for ailments of all kinds, to magic love potions. One of the most curious to me is their "cattle wooing potions"; this magic allows them to lead entire herds. In fact, you will never see a Fulani push a herd from behind. They walk ahead, certain that their animals will be closeby. The Fulani love their cows; they are their most treasured possessions and friends. They are impressive natural veterinarians, and [...]