Friday, April 21, 2017

Philately Fridays: Romania, 1969

A postage stamp commemorating the centuries-old Romanian New Year dance known as Capra. In the dance, men known as Kukeri dress up wearing the skins of sacrified goats, beads, kerchiefs, tassels, ivy, and basil to scare off the evil spirits. Click here to read more and see photos of some of these wild costumes.

1 comment:

Marie Winston said...

Nice blog,I have some of great topics in my blog as well. Keep sharing, for better website design see Yasir Jamal, the best Graphic Design Dubai base Company, who designs and develops a website professionally as per your business requirements. Visit us here: http://www.yasirjamal.com/
Graphic Designer Dubai
Freelance Graphic Designers