Inu Hariko

Inu Hariko

Inu hariko 犬張子- A little dog made with papier-maché - symbol of protection in Japan (partic. for children...

Garifuna

Garifuna

Language, dance and music of the Garifuna - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2008 “… rich in tales...

Hen

Hen

Hen - A gender-neutral personal pronoun in Swedish - an alternative to hon "she" and han "he".

Fujisan

Fujisan

Fujisan 富士山... one of Japan's Three Holy Mountains, the highest mountain in the country (3,776 metres).

Nazarboncuk

Nazarboncuk

Nazar ‏نظر‎ - An eye-shaped amulet believed to protect against the evil eye, present in different countries (Turkey,...

Fjord

Fjord

Fjord - A long, narrow, deep inlet of the sea between steep slopes, especially one shaped by a...

Skansen

Skansen

Skansen - The first open-air museum and zoo in Sweden - Opened on 1891 by Artur Hazelius (1833–1901)…

Fado

Fado

Fado, urban popular song of Portugal - Intangible Cultural Heritage 2011 "... a Portuguese multicultural synthesis of Afro-Brazilian...

Morna

Morna

Morna - A music and dance genre, sort of lament, the national music of the Cape Verde islands...

Dogon

Dogon

Dogon people... near the Bandiagara Escarpment (Mali). "Give the rain as sweet as salt, give millet, women, children...

Carthage

Carthage

Carthage - Qart-ḥadašt ("New City"), the center of the ancient Carthaginian civilization (near Tunis).

Capoeira

Capoeira

Capoeira - UNESCO World Intangible Heritage 2014 - An Afro-Brazilian cultural practice (simultaneously a fight and a dance);

Dejima

Dejima

Dejima 出島 - The "exit island" - An artificial island established in Nagasaki in 1634 and used as...

Candombe drums

Candombe drums

Candombe and its socio-cultural space: a community practice - Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity 2009 “… the llamadas...

Bagan

Bagan

Bagan ပုဂံ - The capital of the Pagan Kingdom (Myanmar) - Over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries...

Amitabha

Amitabha

Amitābha अमिताभ - "The Buddha of Immeasurable Light and Life", representing longevity, discernment, perception and deep awareness.

Ainu people

Ainu people

Ainu people アイヌ アイヌ民族 - An indigenous people of Japan located in the north of the country (Hokkaido)...

Naadam

Naadam

Naadam (or eriin gurvan naadam / эрийн гурван наадам) "the three games of men" - Intangible Cultural Heritage...


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