Faces of the World: Photos and faces across world. We are the world, traditions, people from world countries. Some of these will make you smile, on days when you need to get another perspective.
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Japan | The maiko (apprentice geisha) Fukuho wears a kanzashi (hair ornament) for the month of December. | © Michael Chandler
Ladakh - India | 'Decorated Perak' Rows of turquoise are often enhanced by a prominent ga’u, an amulet box sewed onto the center of the headdress. The outfit is further beautified by adding separate segments of decorated cloth. The perak is fastened onto a hairpiece made out of woolen braids, and the whole headdress is held in place on the owner’s head by silver chains and stiff ear-flaps. | Caption and Image © Kieron Nelson ethnic, cultur, people of asia, tibetan woman, boxes, silver, adorn, india, turquoise ladakh
Ladakh - India > People | 'Decorated Perak' Rows of turquoise are often enhanced by a prominent ga’u, an amulet box sewed onto the center of the headdress. The outfit is further beautified by adding separate segments of decorated cloth. The perak is fastened onto a hairpiece made out of woolen braids, and the whole headdress is held in place on the owner’s head by silver chains and stiff ear-flaps. | Caption and Image © Kieron Nelson
India, Ladakh. | Portrait of a woman from Korzok attending the local festival and wearing a traditional dress. © Ania Blazejewska
Asia - China / Guizhou + Guangxi | Changjiao Miao woman wearing her traditional necklace and elaborate hair style | © RURO photography
Korean woman wearing an elaborate Hanbok ceremonial with an additional over-robe and headdress | © Wabei Mono
North-Eastern Hungary. Matyos Bride. The Matyos are a small ethnic group in north-eastern Hungary, living only in three settlement. The folk-costumes of Matyos are so famous in Hungary, and this is due to the fact that it is really elegant and emphasize the beauty of the body. Even int he 18th century the upper class liked to wear them and still it is one of the symbols of the nation, a real hungaricum. costum, face, peopl, hungarian heritag, hungarian folklor, bride makeup, brides, beauti, hungarian bride
Photo by Uwe Ommer • This and many other works of Ommer are featured in the book, 'Uwe Ommer: Black Ladies' by Calixthe Beyala (May 1, 2011)" • http://www.amazon.com/Uwe-Ommer-Ladies-Calixthe-Beyala/dp/3822832057 natural skin, beauty women, head scarfs, skin care, head wraps, color, young women, portrait, natural beauty
To have courage is to have the mental and moral strength to listen to our heart. It takes courage to do what is morally right. Native people were told by the Elders to be proud of who they were and never to deny the way of life the Great Spirit gave them. It is with Courage that we reclaim our rightful place in the circle of life and the right to honour the Great Spirit and pray for all people. world cultures, nativ american, native american indians, buckets, native americans, american beauty, beadwork, place, bucket lists
Traditional costumes of the world – art and colour
This woman was photographed in China. Unfortunately the photographer (jomo01 on nationalgeographic.nl) did not provide any other details.
Just because digital isn't pen and paper, does not mean everything learnt before is irrelevant and should be forgotten. Quite the opposite. It is highly unlikely academic writing in its underlying traditional sense will be lost but its surface realisation may be different to what we currently see as standard. kimono, face makeup, world cultures, ethnic fashion, hair decorations, geisha, traditional dresses, traditional japanese dress, japanese traditional dress
China | Yi woman. The Yi costumes vary greatly depending on where they live; in china they live primarily in rural areas of Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou and Guangxi, usually in mountainous regions. #World #Faces #Global #People