Vumba Mountain Range

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Vumba Mountain Range is part of the Tentative list of Mozambique in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Vumba Mountain Range is a cultural nomination, being a sacred hill (called Chinhamapare Hill), with hunter-gatherer rock art paintings tucked in a sacred forest. It is an exceptional testimony to the way of life of those hunters-gatherers and the rituals and cosmological traditions.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Vumba Mountain Range
Country
Mozambique
Added
2008
Type
Cultural
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2008 Revision

Successor to former TWHS Vumba Rock Paintings (1997)

2008 Added to Tentative List

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