Before an important coming-of-age ritual, a Newari girl is receiving decoration. Her mother gently holds a blindfold to protect her eyes, as her forehead is covered in red powder. (100% to charities working in Nepal)
Taken in Gunbalanya, Northern Australia, during our project "Sisters of Craft", I met this very traditional elder (grand father) with his grand daughter. Old and new, while teaching each other the spiritual and traditional ways, so that these traditions will continue for generations to come.
In the ludicrous heat of a Keralan midday, elephants are decorated for the parade of Pooram. Thousands of people line the streets of Trichur for one of India's most spectacular festivals, and the noise is incredible. Yet the elephants remain calm. (50% to charities working in India)
Qui Nhon city, Binh Dinh Province, Vietnam - August 27, 2016: the image of a small market in the village with particular goods: specially buy traditional conical hats which are made from the craftsmen in the early morning
Every lunar new year, Vietnamese people will prepare the sticky rice cakes to worship their ancestors.They were made from pork, bean, sticky rice and wrapped by a special kind of green leaves.They are yummy.