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Masked Ceremonial Dogon Dancers, Sangha, Dogon Country, Mali Fotografie-Druck

Masked Ceremonial Dogon Dancers, Sangha, Dogon Country, Mali

In Mali, West Africa, lives a tribe of people called the Dogon. The Dogon are believed to be of Egyptian decent and their astronomical lore goes back thousands

Mayan Dancer Representing Jaguar in Pre-Hispanic Mayan Culture.   Xcaret, Riviera Maya, Yucatan, Mexico

Mayan Dancer Representing Jaguar in Xcaret, Riviera Maya, Yucatan, Mexico.

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Wedding headdress, India I was gifted the book (un)Fashion by Tibor and Maira Kalman this past Christmas, and I have to say it was probab.

Papua New Guinea | Masked dancers in front of the men’s longhouse at Tovei village. Urama Island, Gulf Province.  June 1921. | ©Frank Hurley, courtesy Australian Museum.

atomic-flash: “ Masked dancers in front of the men’s longhouse at Tovei village, Urama Island, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea. June Photographer: Frank Hurley (via the Australian Museum) Hurley’s photos and film of the dancers are the only.

Africa << How do they get down?!

Stilts have been around for thousands of years. Believed to have originated in China to traverse through flooded land. They are also used to celebrate the receding floods using colourful costumes, singing and dancing.

Cristina García Rodero, Ancient Bear Mask worn during the Carnival in Bielsa (Pyrenees, Spain), undated

Cristina García Rodero, ancient Bear mask-cloak worn during the Carnival in Bielsa (Pyrenees, Spain) undated

Kenyan-Massai - bride

Ao dai Vietnam - Vietnam beautiful Girls - Ao dai The is a Vietnamese national costume. Lovely lady in Africa Lace skirt

Ultimate Female Travel Packing List for West Africa

West Africa Packing List for Females

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