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Amazing Camel Hair Art at Bikaner Camel Festival

A camel covered with elaborate patterns waited to be judged in a camel haircut competition at an annual festival in Bikaner, India. (Dinesh Gupta/Associated Press) (via TYWKIWDBI)

Bikaner Camel Festival

The Bikaner Camel Festival 2011 begins today i. The Bikaner Camel Festival 2011 held in the desert village of Lader.

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Amazing Camel Hair Art at Bikaner, India for a Camel Festival.  Photographer Osakabe Yasuo says that camel hair artwork can take up to three years to create. For the first two years, the hair is grown, trimmed and prepped. For competitions, the hair is then trimmed into intricate patterns and dyed for the dramatic effect.  Photo by Osaprio

Amazing Camel Hair Art at Bikaner Camel Festival

Camel Tattoo - Pakistan, Punjab province, Cholistan desert, Derawar, At the Camel race

Pakistan Camel Art; it takes about 3 years of cutting and dying the camel's hair

Camel butt - Pakistan Camel Art : It takes 3 years to make an engraved tattoo on a camel. During the first 2 years, trimming occurs as the hair grows out. They then continue to trim and dye the camel hair.

Стрижка верблюда как искусство - Путешествуем вместе

Стрижка верблюда как искусство - Путешествуем вместе

African Zulu basket from South Africa. The hand woven baskets provide a trade for women in small villages while still being able to keep up with house work and caring for children.

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what a funny prank to do, put stuffed animals all over someone's house " nope that's art in Detroit.

Hayran bırakan deve süslemeleri!

conflictingheart: “ the indian city of bikaner host an annual camel festival in january. the designs are the results of trimming and dying the camel hair. photos steve hoge and osakabe yasuo ”

The smile your camel has when he knows you've stepped in his droppings...

Dromedary decorated with Tuareg crafts, Festival au Dessert, Essakane, Mali.

Hayran bırakan deve süslemeleri!

This beautifully shorn camel hails from the city of Bikaner in northwest Rajastan, a state in India. Every year in January, the state government organizes a camel festival where beautifully decorated camels like this one are put on display.

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Tricking out your transport: Camel Hair Art at Bikaner Camel Festival


Thousands of visitors flock to Bikaner, India for the desert festival awaiting the camel races. Owners with sharp scissors transform their camels into breathing works of art by shaving their coats to make room for traditional Indian patterns.