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Romanian traditions on Saint Andrew’s Day

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The Magical Garlic

Called everything from ''stinking rose'', "rustic cure-all", "Russian penicillin", "Bronx vanilla" to "Italian perfume", garlic has been loved and despised throughout history for its...
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The Amazing Interwar Romanian IAs

This story is about the amazing interwar Romanian IA or what some would simply call "ia",  the Romanian traditional blouse. I had the chance...
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Kekac Dance at Uluwatu Temple

The Kecak Dance is an icon of Balinese performing art and locals say is one of the "must see" things once you get to...
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“La Blouse Roumaine” (ie) and the Wedding Day

I was born and raised in Bucharest, yet the stories my dad told me about his family, their life histories and the traditions they...
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Beyond Threads – Romanian Tapestry at Its Best

Forgetting your own people’s traditions and customs is not an option, at least not from my point of view. Therefore, whenever I get the chance...
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Garuda’s Protective Power

If you travel to Bali, will see Garuda everywhere ... templates, at the front door entrance of the houses, in the masks hanging on...

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