Village Sangha

cluster of at least ten villages (or sections) on summit of mountain and adjacent high plateau; large ponds nearby; road to Bandiagara to the east, steep road going down to the plains to the west at Binani; considered the center of traditional Dogon culture, many hotels and artifact shops (dolls, wooden masks, miniature wooden doors); farming and herding; extensive gardening (onions)

Location
14°28'0.00"N, 3°19'0.00"W; (14.47, -3.32) source: map
Language
Toro So
Weekly market
every fifth day, regional