Maramures Costumes | Disappearing Cultures. Folk Costumes of Maramures. Romania © Nora De Angelli/ www.noraphotos.com
‘A biblical landscape’, ‘a land that time forgot’ and ‘a step back in time to a medieval rural life’, Maramures is a magical place with ancient traditions and superstitions spanning the centuries. According to the journalist Lori Montgomery of the Detroit Free Press, Maramures is ‘one of the last places on the continent where peasants still cut hay with scythes, wash clothes on rocks in rushing rivers, travel rutted roads in horse carts and wear pointy, homemade leather shoes (opinci).’…
Moldova , officially the Republic of Moldova is a landlocked nation in Eastern Europe located between Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east, and south.
Christine Brown on Romanian Textiles, Part 1: The Lecture
On June 16, 2012, Christine Brown gave a Rug and Textile Appreciation Morning Program here at The Textile Museum in Washington, D.C. on the subject: Christine had recently traveled in Romania and, …
Proof : Romanian gypsies are white - Page 36
Look at these Romanian gypsies. Out of 100, only 2 look more South Asian. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2TBMeHyEMY GYPSIES ARE ROMANIANS PROBLEM, ROMANIA'S RESPONSIBILITY AND ROMANIA'S SOCIETY PROBLEM
Peasant woman from Bran, Transylvania, Romania.
Peasant woman from Bran, Transylvania, Romania. Tărancă din Bran by Alexandrina Enachescu Cantemir. Rumänische Volkstrachten. Romanian Folk Costumes.
Moldova’s Wine Feast
The Wine Feast in Moldova is a traditional festival that takes place every year at the end of September or beginning of October. This festival often called the National Wine Day, is a national holiday that was introduced by the government of our country in 2002. The idea was to support the wine industry and remind everybody where the best wine is produced. If you have never been to Moldova, the best time to enjoy our fruitful wine and delight our best traditions is the Wine Festival. The…