Tribu Ata

By | November 29, 2018
tribu ata

Tribu Ata | PIA Davao | Museo Dabawenyo

 

Ata means “dwellers in highlands.”

 

They are a powerful people of unknown origin who appear to be a mixture of Negritos and
Malays, and belong to the largest community of indigenous people, the Manobo.

 

They were noted to be highly nomadic and tended to live in single family units.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.