Embrace the Traditions of Olympos, Karpathos: Women Carrying the Groom's Dowry
Step into the cultural richness of Olympos, Karpathos island, the Dodecanese, Greece, with this black and white photography wall art print capturing a captivating scene of women carrying the groom's dowry. Witness the age-old tradition of transporting the dowry from the groom's house to the bride's house, where the couple will begin their new life together.
A Glimpse into Olympos' Matrilocal Community
Olympos stands apart as a matrilocal community, where the couple resides in the house of the bride's family. Experience the unique customs and traditions that shape the fabric of this enchanting village. Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and deep-rooted practices that have been passed down through generations.
Celebrating the Dowry: Women in Traditional Costume
This black and white print showcases the beauty and significance of the dowry procession. Adorned in traditional costumes, women carry objects above their heads, creating a visually captivating sight. As they make their way through the village, the dowry becomes a centerpiece of admiration and celebration.
Discover More from Olympos on Karpathos Island Collection
Explore the Olympos on Karpathos Island collection in our shop to discover more captivating black and white photography prints inspired by the unique beauty of Olympos. Immerse yourself in the timeless charm of this enchanting village and bring a piece of its cultural heritage into your home.