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Fire walking part 3

Posted by
Loukas (Athens and Thessaloniki, Greece) on 8 June 2012 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

After some time they believe that they may be "seized" by Saint Constantine and enter a trance. On the morning of the Saints' day, May 21, the gather at the konaki and proceed to a well to be blessed with holy water, and sacrifice animals. The rules about the nature of the beasts to be slain are precise, but differ from village to village.

NIKON D7000 1/25 second F/4.8 ISO 6400 72 mm (35mm equiv.)

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Keep them coming. Nice photo.

8 Jun 2012 5:14am

Bill Brown from California, United States

Very interesting capture!

8 Jun 2012 6:53am

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

A very beautiful image, in Galicia there is a musical instrument that has a certain resemblance to this one, it is the Gaita.

8 Jun 2012 4:39pm