Romani people

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Falling In Love With Barcelona's Romany People: Photographs of 1960s Montjuïc by Jacque Leonard - Flashbak Cali, Barcelona, Rosario, Leonard, Peter Lindbergh, Donna, Expo, 1960s, Mola

“Things have a life of their own,” the gypsy proclaimed with a harsh accent. “It’s simply a matter of waking up their souls.” — Gabriel García Márquez, One Hundred Years of Solitude In 1952, Jacques Léonard (1909-1994), the son of a Romany horse dealer and the owner of a needlework workshop in Paris … Continue reading "Falling In Love With Barcelona’s Romany People: Photographs of 1960s Montjuïc by Jacque Leonard"

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[I am Roma, please don't add anything argumentative if you're non-rom or 'dont believe in closed cultures' ] ( Questions or neutral remarks are fine. ) Tarot is important to Romani people, I think the person being argued with by those in this SC was somewhat reaching to take back the meaning from it's dilution into a mystic stereotype. Roma connection to tarot is unique, but not exclusive. So it's not a closed practice, but its history in Rom communities shouldn't be reduced to a stereotype. History, Ideas, People, Zodiac, Tarot, The Meaning, Beliefs, Gypsy Culture, Culture

[I am Roma, please don't add anything argumentative if you're non-rom or 'dont believe in closed cultures' ] ( Questions or neutral remarks are fine. ) Tarot is important to Romani people, I think the person being argued with by those in this SC was somewhat reaching to take back the meaning from it's dilution into a mystic stereotype. Roma connection to tarot is unique, but not exclusive. So it's not a closed practice, but its history in Rom communities shouldn't be reduced to a stereotype.

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Alisa Valenzuela