You Are What You Play

Kalalabosh

Dexterity

Name of Game:

Kalalabosh

Category:

Dexterity

Country of Origin:

Eritrea

Where did you learn it?:

School and with friends

How many players?:

Any numbers

Gender:

Both

Where is it played?:

Anywhere

 

This is one of many games across the world in which stones or jacks are snatched from the floor deftly while another stone is tossed in the air or a small ball is bounced.

 

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How to play:

A few stones of roughly equal weight

Materials Needed:

Aim of game:

To get coordination and rhythm right

Average time needed to play:

10 minutes +

Age Range:

4+

Teslim & Habiba

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