Loukia Littlejohn

Loukia Littlejohn

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Loukia Littlejohn
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The worship of Portuguese St Gonçalo, patron of marriageable women, was introduced to Brazil in the 18th c. along w/ the dance named after him. The story is that he would convert people by using the viola, dance and merriment. In Brazil, the dance of St. Gonçalo has spread. It is danced as payment for requests in marriage, finding a missing person and curing ailments. During the festivity held before the altar, it is traditional to dance with the saint’s image.

The worship of Portuguese St Gonçalo, patron of marriageable women, was introduced to Brazil in the 18th c. along w/ the dance named after him. The story is that he would convert people by using the viola, dance and merriment. In Brazil, the dance of St. Gonçalo has spread. It is danced as payment for requests in marriage, finding a missing person and curing ailments. During the festivity held before the altar, it is traditional to dance with the saint’s image.

41 - Peasant Woman 's Costume (N.Epirus, Pogoni) 1930- Nicolas Sperling

41 - Peasant Woman 's Costume (N.Epirus, Pogoni) 1930- Nicolas Sperling

NICOLAS SPERLING #55 - Peasant Woman's Dress (Macedonia, Baltza) 1930

NICOLAS SPERLING #55 - Peasant Woman's Dress (Macedonia, Baltza) 1930

Γυναίκα από την Μυτιλήνη, Νησιά Αιγαίου - Woman' from Mytilini, Aegean Islands. Chatzimichali Angeliki, Ελληνικαί Εθνικαί Ενδυμασίαι (Greek National Costumes). Athens: Benaki Museum, 1948

Γυναίκα από την Μυτιλήνη, Νησιά Αιγαίου - Woman' from Mytilini, Aegean Islands. Chatzimichali Angeliki, Ελληνικαί Εθνικαί Ενδυμασίαι (Greek National Costumes). Athens: Benaki Museum, 1948

Greek Womans Town Costume (Aegean Islands, Hydra) - Greek Costume Collection by NICOLAS SPERLING (Russia 1881-1940 / act: Athens).

Greek Womans Town Costume (Aegean Islands, Hydra) - Greek Costume Collection by NICOLAS SPERLING (Russia 1881-1940 / act: Athens).

Greek Womans Urban-type Dress (Thessaly, Pelion) - Greek Costume Collection by NICOLAS SPERLING (Russia 1881-1940 / act: Athens).

Greek Womans Urban-type Dress (Thessaly, Pelion) - Greek Costume Collection by NICOLAS SPERLING (Russia 1881-1940 / act: Athens).

Badu  you gotta admit, the girls got style

Badu you gotta admit, the girls got style

Tribal makeup

Tribal makeup

Striking Photos of Cultural Fashions You Have to See | picture of a model wearing a modern Xhosa inspired head wrap, South Africa

Striking Photos of Cultural Fashions You Have to See | picture of a model wearing a modern Xhosa inspired head wrap, South Africa

Beautiful!

Beautiful!