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Tibet par Leonid Plotkin sur Flirck

Tibet par Leonid Plotkin sur Flirck

Kwaidan - Jiki Ninki (Man-Eating Goblin) - SaruDama

dressrehearsalrag: “Jikininki by Mizuki Shigeru In Japanese Buddhism, jikininki (Japanese: 食人鬼, “human-eating ghosts”) are the spirits of greedy, selfish or impious individuals who are cursed after death to seek out and eat human corpses.

Young Brides, Old Treasures.  The Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, NM.  The world's first international folk art museum housing the world's largest collection of folk art.

Macedonia: Young Brides, Old Treasures: Macedonian Embroidered Dress at the Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, NM

Khampa Ladies |  Tibet.  Ornaments make up most of the life savings of many Khampa families. They are saved up for over many years and handed down for centuries from generation to generation within families. Until very recently, these families were nomadic ~ moving every few months because of the snowy seasons in the Himalayas ~ thus storing their wealth in portable form, such as art, precious fabrics and particularly jewellery and ornaments.

Ornaments make up most of the life savings of many Khampa families. Handed down for centuries from generation to generation within families. Until very recently, these families were nomadic thus storing their wealth in portable form, such as art.

Samo tribesman, Sokabi village, Western Province | © Malcolm Kirk

Samo tribesman, Sokabi village, Western Province, Papua New Guinea photo: © Malcolm Kirk

Orava, 1940. Let's face it. Slovak folk costumes are the most beautiful in the world.

Check out the puffy lace sleeve! mother and child from Orava, Slovakia.

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