Epitaphios Decoration: Traditional Costume Adorned in Olympos, Karpathos Island
Step into the cultural traditions of Olympos, Karpathos Island, in the Dodecanese, Greece, with this black and white photography print capturing a woman wearing the traditional costume (kava'e) as she decorates the Epitaphios. On Good Friday, the wooden representation of Christ's bier is adorned with flowers by the women of Karpathos, many of whom don the traditional local clothing.
Experience the rich cultural heritage and deep-rooted traditions of Karpathos Island as this photograph encapsulates the spirit of the Epitaphios decoration ritual. The woman's attire, reflecting the island's distinctive traditional costume, adds a touch of authenticity and cultural significance to this artistic representation.
Preserving Cultural Heritage: Traditional Attire and Epitaphios Decoration
This black and white photography print pays homage to the timeless customs of Karpathos Island, where traditions are celebrated and passed down through generations. The woman's kava'e costume and her involvement in the Epitaphios decoration illustrate the island's deep connection to its rich cultural heritage.
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