Mawurrji Jukurrpa (Mawurrji Dreaming)

The country for this Jukurrpa is Mawurrji, Dreaming country north-west of Yuendumu. This work depicts Nakamarra and Napururrla women digging for Ngalyjiyi, bush carrots, with their karlangu, digging sticks. The concentric circles represent the holes made by their digging. Mawurrji is also the site for a wrong-skin love union between a Jakamarra man and his skin sister and daughter. The details of this story are known only to the owners of this country who hold the songs related to this place