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Portrait of a Lanjiya Soura tribal woman with traditional piercings and tattoos, smoking a large hand rolled cigarette

Portrait of a Lanjiya Soura tribal woman with traditional piercings and tattoos, smoking a large hand rolled cigarette. The Soura are a tribe from Southern Odisha, northern coastal Andhra Pradesh in India. Photo by: © Coole Photography

african-ritual-masks: “ Dan masks have a typically high forehead, pouting mouth and pointed chin. They may also have scarification marks like the line that splits the forehead and nose in our example...

Dan masks are sacred objects.Dan masks are used for protection and as a channel for communication with the spirit world. The Dan also carry small ‘passport masks’ for personal protection when they are

Dubai

Dubai

Beauty | 美しさ | Beauté | Bellezza | красота | Humano | человек | 人間 | Humain | Human | Personnes | 人々 | People | люди | 顔 | Faces | лица | Visages | Facce | Mynga, John Kenny

wonderful work from John Kenny 'Mynga' - from the Mumuhuila tribe of Angola. Notice the 2 shorter hair locks with metal beads close to the face, like ancient priestesses. Her face is reminiscent of the wooden statues of priestesses of Amun.