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CULTURA – Felipe Godoy Blog

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National Costume of the Caucusus
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"Fatimata" Tuareg girl.| ©Maurice Ascani
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Maurice Ascani Photographe au Niger � Niamey - Portraits

Maurice Ascani photographe � Niamey Niger adh�rent du GNPP

Fed up with a rape epidemic & forced marriages, Rebecca Lolosoli created a village, in 1991,  just for women in the community of Umoja, Kenya. "Our village has turned into a shelter," Lolosoli says. "Women and girls fleeing forced marriages, or ostracized for being raped, or trying to save themselves from female genital mutilation, come to Umoja in Kenya for safety. Sons are welcome—as long as they are willing to follow the village's rules & do not try to dominate the women.

Rebecca Lolosoli: The Beadmaker's Refuge for Women

Fed up with a rape epidemic and forced marriages, Rebecca Lolosoli created a village just for women in Kenya. Eliza Griswold on the artisan and activist whose work has reached the fashion world. Plus, 150 women who shake the world.

Tashkent, Uzbekistan: Folk dancers in national costume perform during the festivities  Photograph: Anvar Ilyasov/AP

Nowruz, rite of spring - in pictures

Often known as Persian New Year, Nowruz is an ancient festival marking the spring equinox. It is celebrated from Iran to north-western China

Zakopane Poland national costume

kultura • ALL ABOUT WEDDINGS • O WESELACH WIEMY WSZYSTKO

wesele w stylu góralskim

Sweden, I know this is a national costume but I could convert it to Halloween easily.

muirgil's dream

Many of these images are from old files, their sources long-forgotten. I will give sources as best I can. I apologize for inadvertent blunders.

Azerbaijan National Costume
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Azerbaijan National Costumes

These are the national clothes of Azerbaijan women.Single girls put on bright and beautiful.According to women clothes were of silk and velvet.Sometimes the la…

Hutterite girls in Alberta, Canada
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long hair & modesty

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Africa | N'dop ceremonial hanging from Cameroon | Narrow strip woven cotton, stitch resist indigo-dyed | ca. early 20th century

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Africa | N'dop ceremonial hanging from Cameroon | Narrow strip woven cotton, stitch resist indigo-dyed | ca. early 20th century

An Aztec Indian dancing in a worship ceremony.

An Aztec Indian dancing in a worship ceremony.

The Hutterites: The followers of religious leader Jacob Hutter live in farm communities, devoutly holding to the rules their founder laid down four centuries ago. Through the kindness of a Hutterite colony in Alberta, this film, in black and white, was made inside the community and shows all aspects of the Hutterites' daily life.

The Hutterites

The followers of religious leader Jacob Hutter live in farm communities, devoutly holding to the rules their founder laid down four centuries ago. Through the kindness of a Hutterite colony in Alberta, this film, in black and white, was made inside the community and shows all aspects of the Hutterites' daily life.

Ancient Crowns - Digital Collage Sheet

Ancient Crowns - Digital Collage Sheet

Feel free to use this - just that I ask you don't redistribute on a cd or on another collage sheet for sale. It takes me a while to compile these so it's only fair don't you think? :)

hutterite girls

long hair & modesty

plaindress - Posts tagged hutterites

"A Hutterite's Life -- These are photos of my life. I am a Hutterite and this is me trying to capture that experience through photography. What are Hutterites, you might ask?" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hutterite

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