When hearing the word burqa, the first thing that comes to some people’s mind is oppression. The Omani burqa, veil of the Bedouin women, states the contrary. What first was a functional gear became a
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This article feature examples of traditional costume or dress worn by the peoples around the globe. Peoples often call this kind of costumes "national", but the beauty of them have nothing to do with
The Bedouin tribe lives in the desert area of Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Libya. The Bedouins reside mainly in tents as they travel with the.
Traditional Costumes of the World
Traditional costumes of the world – art and color
Photo: Omani Burqa Ghareeba Hamed Said Fox al Harsousi, like other Bedouin women of her country, wears the distinctive Omani burqa, or mask. Saffron powder gives her face a yellow cast. Photograph by James L.
BEAUTY WITHOUT BORDERS: Mongolian headdress. One of the most colorful and original items of Mongolian national dress is the traditional head wear. The Mongolian headdresses differs in shape and purpose.
by Hans Silvester ~ his photographs reveal the use of bright mineral paints to embellish the skin and the use of flora and fauna to fashion spectacular headpieces and body accessories of the Surma and Mursi people of the Omo Valley in southern Ethiopia