16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
I am the Old Year!
The tradition of the New Year coming in Crihana Veche, Rep. of Moldavia. There is a Festival of the New Year in Crihana, with Romanian dancing teams from both sides of the Prut river. The Old Year is putting a fight with the New Year, the ritual including also historical characters related to the Good and the Evil.
© Radu Baltasiu.
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||April 12, 2018, 8:11 a.m.