AboriginalsAboriginal people is the collective name for the indigenous tribes of Australia. The root of this word is ab origine, which means 'the beginning' (reside in one place since time immemorial), and came from Latin. The natives of Australia settled a continent at least 30,000 years. According to the opinions of scientists on the continent have settled in the time of the last ice age. Then the big islands of New Guinea and Borneo were higher than today, a strait between Australia and the much narrower.
Perhaps the connection between Aboriginal and living in harmony with nature is easy to see through their instrument the didgeridoo.
The saying goes: if a country had a sound, that sounded like it was produced didgeridoo. That mysterious instrument is one of the oldest in the world
To didgeridoo was true, it must be made of wood which are carved termites.
Aborigines believe that their world was created at the time of dreaming, which called ALTJERINGA. Dreaming the Aboriginal story of creation. Aborigines believe that the first time the world was unformed mass of nothing, waiting to be shaped into what we know today. Then the divine ancestors came down from heaven in many forms, but usually in the form of a big snake, and began to form a dark landscape. The ancestors began to travel around the world, shaping the landscape and creating a new life wherever he came from. Aborigines believe that they constantly live in dreaming, and that every time you do something to leave a mark in another reality. They believe that everything on this planet there for some reason and makes sense. There are no accidents, and the whims of chance. There is only a misunderstanding of the secrets that have not yet been revealed to mortals. We also believe that part of the Earth, so it was especially revered.
While the dissolution of the body, the deceased property was completely destroyed, and while no one may even say his name. Aborigines believe the human soul, which according to them consists of two parts. The ritual deals with the fact that one part of the soul, ego, returns and haunts the living. Destruction of the deceased's property and not pronouncing his name, how to get rid of ghosts.
The ancestors of the Aborigines come in all shapes and sizes and in a way very similar to the Greek gods and goddesses, as they represent a particular theme, such as sky or water. During the dreaming ancestors have passed along and across Australia, forming the country into its current design. Aboriginals and certain stellar constellations held ancestors.
Large snakes are Australian rivers and water generally. The most powerful and most famous snake Rainbow Serpent. Rainbow Serpent is known in all Aboriginal cultures, and is respected by all.
Aboriginal legends explain every phenomenon in nature. The most respected traditions dealing with the numerous and various divine ancestors.
The rainbow serpent is deeply present in the aboriginal culture, so that the most famous Australian weapons - boomerang is the Rainbow serpent, and didjeridoo, the aboriginal instrument that resembles a Swiss Horn.