[box type=”shadow” ]Kenyah is a tribe in Sarawak collectively known as Orang Ulu, who are living in the interior of the state. While the Kenyah is a subgroup of Orang Ulu, the Kenyah themselves comprise of 40 subgroups, that share the related dialect and customs.
The Kenyah live in settlement comprising of a single long house called Uma Dado, which is headed by a headman. They practice slash and burn agriculture, moving to a new, untouched forest after depleting their field of nutrients.
Kenyah are skill craftsmen particularly adopt at making basket wares. They are the creators of wonderful tribal murals. Their weapon of choice is the blowpipe.