Explore Romania, The O'jays, and more!

De otro planeta

Cerbul (Stag), Corlata, Romania, from the series Wilder Mann Charles Fréger

Ouidah, Benin, voodoo ceremony - Egungun spirits

Credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images A Egungun spirit stands during the ceremony. Ouidah is Benin's voodoo heartland, and thought to be the spir.

I'm not sure what it is sooooo, it must be art.

kleidersachen: from the collection of martin gusinde, portraying the last initiation ceremonies of the selknam via designboom

Africa | "Baba Ichanga" wearing traditional gelede mask and holding a baby, evoking the ancestors, his generation and the most recent one.  Sanga village, Ketou, Benin | © Caption and image David Paul Carr

“ Baba Ichanga wearing traditional gelede mask and holding a baby, evoking the ancestors, his generation and the most recent one. Sanga village, Ketou, Benin © Caption and image David Paul Carr ”

79. Initiation rituals among Yaka people, near Kasongo Lunda, Congo -Democratic Republic-slide- Elisofon, Eliot, 1951

Initiation rituals near Kasongo Lunda, Congo. 1951 - by Eliot Elisofon. { good example of Yaka/Bayak initiation masks being worn }

Butterfly Dress. I just want to take a pic in this one time!

A cabaret dancer wearing a fantastic butterfly costume at the Folies Bergere theatre, Paris, Circa 1910 (click through for a collection of cabaret dancers,

Yoruba Masked Ritual Dancer, Nigeria   - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

An entry from there will be no miracles here.

* Ouidah, Benin, voodoo ceremony - Egungun spirit

Benin voodoo festival - in pictures

Benin's Mysterious Voodoo Religion Is Celebrated In Its Annual Festival by Dan Kitwood :: Ouidah, Benin

Pinterest
Search