27/07/2016

Niedermayer, Oskar von and Diez, Ernst. Afganistan.

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN FOLK 

AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 2016

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Content of the post

WOODEN IDOLS OF KAFIRISTAN

Mask of the Day

TRIBAL ART LONDON

FAGLI FESTIVAL

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Vintage Postcards and early bibliography,

A selected iconography

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Niedermayer

 Afganistan

Leipzig, Karl W. Hiersemann

1924

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This book is based on photographs and other material obtained by Niedermeyer and his colleagues during the German secret mission to Kabul in World War I, when they attempted to engage Afghanistan in a Holy War against British India.

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WOODEN IDOLS OF KAFIRISTAN.

Photos of 1915-1916

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Ethnoflorence 

Mask of the Day

Old male Southern Nepal Rajbanchi mask

(Mask Inventory no.71)

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Side view

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Base of the mask

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Photo Ethnoflorence

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TRIBAL ART LONDON

31st August-4th September

2016

http://tribalartlondon.com/

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 http://tribalartlondon.com/

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Fagli Festival - DEVTA BITHU NARAYAN - Thachi- Kullu Himachal Pradesh


Thachi Fagli Is The Festival Of Devta Bithu Narayan. All The People of the beautiful Thachi valley, At Least one From Each Family come to The Place of Bithu Narayan and this festival celebrated for 7 Days. Bithu Narayan Thachi Hoom Is Celebrated Yearly But The Fagli Festival Is Celebrated Once In A Four Year. In This Event People With Mask Dance On The Fagli Music (Dev Dhun) Called Madhiye. And the Jleb ( People Trevle With Devta) of Bithu Narayan trevel every village of the area and celebrate the festival for 7 days. This tradition is being played by the people of old. Here is the unwavering faith of the people towards their God Bithi Narayan.Thats why people take part in this celebration recorded overwhelming and Devta is always on the people of the Valley of the Gods.

12/06/2016

Thubten Gyatso, the 13th Dalai Lama GOMIRA DANCE OF DINAJPUR DISTRICT, WEST BENGAL

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 2016

GOMIRA DANCE OF DINAJPUR DISTRICT, WEST BENGAL

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Photo credit Worrel Kumar Bain

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Photo credit Worrel Kumar Bain

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Photo credit Worrel Kumar Bain

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Photo credit Worrel Kumar Bain

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Photo credit Worrel Kumar Bain

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Pictures taken by  Worrel Kumar Bain during  

Parampara:

The Indigenous and Folk Festival 2016

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Vintage Postcards and early bibliography,

A selected iconography

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Thubten Gyatso, the 13th Dalai Lama

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Photo credit Wikimedia

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ELEMENTS OF HINDU ICONOGRAPHY GOPINATHA RAO 1916

Ethnoflorence

2008 2016

Vintage Postcards and early bibliography,

A selected iconography

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ELEMENTS OF HINDU ICONOGRAPHY

GOPINATHA RAO

1916

PART I

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on the left: Trimurti with Siva as the central figure

on the right: Trimurti with Vishnu ad the central figure

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Nritt Ganapati

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Madhyama Yogasthanakamurti

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Bhogasthanamurti: Bronze, Madras Museum

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Adhama Bhogastanakamurti: Stone, Tiruvottiyur

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Bhogasthanakamurti, Stone, Taripatri

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Sthakamurti, Stone: Mathura Museum

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Bhogasthanakamurti, Bronze: Madras Museum

 

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Photo Credit 

www.archiveorg.com

 

Garhwal Himalaya Expedition Suisse 1939 Andre Roch

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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(Mask no 111)

2008 2016

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Vintage Postcards and early bibliography,

A selected iconography

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Garhwal

Himalaya

Expedition Suisse 1939

Andre Roch

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Les Garhwalis commemorent chaque annee leur liberation de la domination des Gurkas. Tout la population du village de Kosa assiste aux danses et aux pantomines

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Au son du tam-tam les danseurs tournent pendant des heures.

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Photo credit

www.archive.org

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Sport and Life in the Further Himalaya Major R.L. Kennion 1910

Ethnoflorence

2008 2016

Vintage Postcards and early bibliography,

A selected iconography

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Sport and Life in the Further Himalaya

by

Major R.L. Kennion

William Blakwood and Sons

Edinburgh and London

1910

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A welcome from Lamas

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Lama dancers

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Ladaki dance

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Photo credit

www.archive.org

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11/06/2016

Lama Dance at Jummoo 1876 London The Illstrated London News

 ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 - 2016

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RAJBANCHI MALE MASK

(Mask Inventory no 245)

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Vintage Postcards and early bibliography

A selected iconograhy

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Lama Dance at Jummoo, Performed Before the Prince of Wales

1876

 London,  The Illstrated London News

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27/05/2016

Tibetan LION HEADED DAKINI mask Cham dance

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 - 2016

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HIMALAYAN MALE MASK

(Mask Inventory no 191)

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VINTAGE POSTCARDS AND EARLY BIBLIOGRAPHY

A SELECTED ICONOGRAPHY

 

 

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THE LION HEADED DAKINI IN THE TIBETAN

MISTERY-PLAY

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Tibetan DOLPHIN HEADED DAKINI mask Cham dance

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 - 2016

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TWO NEPALESE PRIMITIVE MASKS

(Masks Inventory no. 185-186)

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VINTAGE POSTCARDS AND EARLY BIBLIOGRAPHY

A

SELECTED ICONOGRAPHY

 

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THE DOLPHIN HEADED DAKINI IN THE TIBETAN

MYSTERY PLAY

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Tibet Yellow Mule mask

ETHNOFLORENCE

2008-2016

Vintage Postcards and early bibliography,

A selected iconography.

 

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Yellow Mule in the Mystery-Play

Tibet

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15/01/2015

Spedizione Giuseppe Tucci Tibet Giornale Luce 1934

ETHNOFLORENCE

n 865

Tibet 1934

La spedizione dell'accademico

Giuseppe Tucci nel Tibet.

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  The expedition of Academician
Giuseppe Tucci in Tibet

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  L'expédition de l'académicien
Giuseppe Tucci au Tibet

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  शिक्षाविद् को अभियान
तिब्बत
Giuseppe Tucci

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Giornale Luce

B0406 del 1934

Descrizione sequenze:

un gruppo di uomini e animali in sosta sui monti innevati, ; il gruppo avanza tra sentieri di montagna ; case nella pietra, una tenda fissata in piazzale ; un archeologo parla con indigeni ; antiche costruzioni e palazzi tibetani ; indigeni con tunica e maschera di animale eseguono danze caratteristiche, intorno gruppi di indigeni con piatti e lunghi strumenti a fiato danno il ritmo ; gruppo di indigene con tunica e velo ballano, una bimba fa gesti con le mani, donne fanno suonare piatti ; monti innevati .

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Description sequences:

a group of men and animals parked on the snow-covered mountains,; the group progresses through mountain trails; houses in stone, a tent set in the square; an archaeologist speaks with natives; old buildings and palaces Tibetans; natives with tunic and animal mask dances performed characteristics, around groups of indigenous dishes and long wind instruments give the rhythm; group of indigenous tunic and veil dance, a girl makes hand gestures, women do play dishes; snow-covered mountains.

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Description des séquences:

un groupe d'hommes et d'animaux garé sur les montagnes enneigées,; le groupe progresse à travers les sentiers de montagne; maisons en pierre, une tente installée sur la place; un archéologue parle avec les indigènes; vieux bâtiments et palais Tibétains; indigènes avec tunique et animales danses des masques réalisés caractéristiques, autour de groupes de plats autochtones et instruments à vent longues donner le rythme; groupe de tunique et de danses autochtones de voile, une fille fait des gestes de la main, les femmes ne jouent plats; montagnes enneigées.

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विवरण दृश्यहरु: बरफ छोपेको पहाड मा पार्क पुरुष र जनावरहरू एक समूह,; समूह पहाड ट्रेल्स माध्यम प्रगति; ढुङ्गा, वर्ग मा सेट पाल मा घर; एक पुरातत्वविद् निवासी संग बोल्छ; पुराना भवन र दरबार Tibetans; अंगरखा पशु मास्क नृत्य संग निवासी ताल दिन आदिवासी व्यञ्जन लामो हावा साधन को समूह वरिपरि, विशेषताहरु प्रदर्शन; आदिवासी अंगरखा घुम्टो नृत्य को समूह, एक केटी हात हाउभाउ, महिला व्यञ्जन खेल्छन् बनाउँछ; हिउँ-ढाकिएको पहाड;

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Beschreibung Sequenzen: eine Gruppe von Menschen und Tieren auf den schneebedeckten Bergen geparkt,; die Gruppe schreitet durch Bergwege; Häuser aus Stein, einem Zelt auf dem Platz gesetzt; Archäologe spricht mit Einheimischen; alte Gebäude und Paläste Tibeter; Eingeborenen mit Tunika und Tiermaske Tänze Eigenschaften, um Gruppen von einheimischen Gerichten und lang Bläser geben den Rhythmus; Gruppe von indigenen Tunika und Schleiertanz, ein Mädchen macht Handzeichen, Frauen nicht spielen Gerichte; schneebedeckte Berge.

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

HUMLA

MASK AND FUR

PHOTO CREDIT OF ERIC CHAZOT

 

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BOOK OF THE DAY

FROM ETHNOFLORENCE LIBRARY

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 SOUTHERN TIBET

DISCOVERIES IN FORMER TIMES COMPARED

WITH MY OWN RESEARCHES IN 1906-1908

BY

SVEN HEDIN

VOL.1

STOCKHOLM

1917

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CHINESE MAP OF TIBET 1830

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MAP OF WESTERN REGIONS AND INDIA

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