Rulers of the Sky: The Rain Queens of Balobedu

Happy Black History Month! For each of the 28 days of February, we at The Mary Sue will have a post about a black woman you should know about—some you may have heard of, some a little bit more obscure, and some fictional who still deserve a lot of love. 

Masalanabo Modjadji, 12, South Africa’s only female traditional ruler, with claims of mystical rainmaking powers. (Photo credit should read MUJAHID SAFODIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Day Eleven: The Rain Queens of Balobedu

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