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Malanka celebration in Bukovinian villages

Malanka is an original theatrical Ukrainian Carnival celebrated on 13 January. Participation in it can take only men, who, traditionally go from house to house playing pranks or acting out a small play.

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Date Taken: 01.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Velykyj Kuchuriv village, Ukraine
Camera: NIKON D610
Copyright: © Oleksandr Rupeta
Photo of the Day: 09.16.17
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