Oral and written historical records have it that intruders, reportedly under the leadership of a certain Mukumbi (Mûtsixubi) invaded that area in 1600, and clashed with the Damaran.homgu (Paresis Mountains), and later-on moved back to area west of ǃHob (Waterberg).
Remnants of the group that was led by Gaob ǀNarimab who dispersed moved eastwards and settled in the ǀGowas, also known as ǀŪmâs (Kalahari Desert) and got the name ǀGowanîn (Damaran of the Kalahari- later referred to as the Sand Kaffers by the imperialist Germans).
He ensured the annual renewal of nature being the cycle of the seasons and supplied game animals to the ǃgarob (Khoekhoe: ) and the Damaran.
This ritual is repeated twice, for teenagers and grown men, after which the initiates are considered clan elders.
The Damaran dispersed in splinter groups as a result of the aftermath of this battle wherein the then Damara Gaob (King), Gaob ǀNarimab succumbed due to injuries sustained in the battle.
One of his chief responsibilities is to warrant the growth of crops.You may now see our list and photos of women who are in your area and meet your preferences.