While menstruating, a woman avoided touching her husband’s weapons and, if possible, did not cook his food, though she would do so if he had no other wife.

  • Source: Roscoe, John. The Bagesu and other tribes of the Uganda Protectorate: the third part of hte report of the Mackie ethnological expedition to Central Africa. Cambridge: The University Press, 1924.
  • Culture: Bagisu
  • Location: Africa