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Dia de los muertos

Skull and roses dia de los muertos tattoo
posted on November 9th, 2014
In Christian countries November 2nd is the day when people remember their dead. In particular in Latin America this celebration has nested itself onto a precolumbian festivity and it still keeps great importance in everyday life too. ...
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Timeless tattoos

posted on July 26th, 2014
Do timeless tattoos exist? Of course! Just think of Scythian tattoos, with their beauty still appealing after more than 2500 years: ...
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Haida designs

Haida owl
posted on August 15th, 2007
The Haida people live on the Northwestern coast of the American continent. Like Tlingits, and more generally like all the people which preserved in their culture their own tribal roots, Haida are divided into clans, each represented by one or more ...
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Adinkra symbols
posted on July 8th, 2007
Ashanti people worked out a whole alphabet of symbols representing life and society´s aspects, and which are used to decorate fabrics and garments according to some established rules.Apart from the symbols, background colors are ...
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I live in Hawaii, purchased many Polynesian design books in the past, this one is the best so far... Love it! - Catana, Hawaii

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