Author Archives: Abrahamsson
In Eastern Kalimantan, Borneo, Bajau Laut have been living for generations. Originally they arrived on houseboats from the Sulu Sea. Erik Abrahamsson, Amana’, visited Derawan Islands where he stayed for one week. The Derawan Islands are a tourist paradise with excellent diving spots and … Continue reading
For more than one month, Erik Abrahamsson from Amana’, has been living with Bajau Laut (Sama Dilaut) in Semporna, Sabah. ”I have visited remote islands, been diving, attained a wedding and continued to learn the basics of Sinama”, says Erik. … Continue reading
During my stay in Semporna I heard that many people were talking about Estino Taniyu, a Bajau Laut from Bangau Bagnau, who is working for the Malaysian Navy . They told me that he had won a swimming competition in … Continue reading
On October 18th Erik Abrahamsson from Amana’ are heading towards Southeast Asia for a six months long stay with Bajau Laut – The People of the Sea. During the journey in Malaysia, Philippines and Indonesia Amana’ will make a short … Continue reading
Recently a new book was published on the Aquatic Ape Theory: Was Man more aquatic in the past? – Fifty years after Alister Hardy. A large number of scientists from different fields have contributed to the ambitious work.