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Mask from Bolivia used in the Diablada Dance

Bolivian Mask - Parade Moreno mask from La Paz, Bolivia

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This mask originates from the Oruro region of Bolivia. La Diablada is a masked dance to appease the evil spirit of the mines, and developed an additional meaning after Christianity took hold in the culture - it was adapted to represent good (Archangel Michael) versus evil (Lucifer).

Diablico Sucio mask La Chorrea, Panama Dervived from African and Catholic traditions. Vivid image of the battle between good and evil that promoted conversation.

Cardboard Masks by Dax Tran-Caffee, via Flickr

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