NICE MUSEE DES ARTS ASIATIQUES SOUFFLES DE VIE OEUVRES DE MONIQUE ORSINI

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

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FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

2008 – 2018

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CURRENT EVENTS

NICE

MUSEE DES ARTS ASIATIQUES

SOUFFLES DE VIE

OEUVRES DE MONIQUE ORSINI

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MUSEE DES ARTS ASIATIQUES SOUFFLES DE VIE OEUVRES DE MONIQUE ORSINI

http://www.arts-asiatiques.com/cms/maa_154/upload/expositions/fr/files/dp-orsini_bd.pdf

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NICE MUSEE DES ARTS ASIATIQUES SOUFFLES DE VIE  OEUVRES DE MONIQUE ORSINI Photo Ethnoflorence

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Bouddha debout Thailande, Si Thep VIII siècle Gres beige . Pret. Paris, collection particuliere  Photo Ethnoflorence

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Photo Ethnoflorence

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Bodhisattva assis dans la position du repos. Java. IX- X siècle. Pierre volcanique grise. Pret. Collection particuliere.  Photo Ethnoflorence

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Bouddha pare’. Birmanie. XI-XII siecles. Bpis de teck anciennement laque’ et dore’. Photo Ethnoflorence

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Bouddha pare’. Birmanie. XI-XII siecles. Bpis de teck anciennement laque’ et dore’ Photo Ethnoflorence

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Juichimen Kannon Kannon a onze tetes, Bodhisattva de la compassion. Japon, Osaka, Kishiwada. Temple de Jin’oji. Fin du XII siècle, fin de l’epoque Heian dite des Fujiwara. Bois de cypres, laque’ anciennement dore’.  Photo Ethnoflorence

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Bouddha debout Gandhara Site de Sahri Bahlol II siècle Shiste gris.

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MASK OF THE WEEK

KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

WOODEN MASK MAHARASHTRA

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THEYYAM COSTUMES RITUAL DANCE OF KERALA FOLKLORE Museum

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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Ethnoflorence Archive Collection Scheda / Card no 301 III (detail)

2008 – 2017

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Objects of the day

KERALA

FOLKLORE MUSEUM

Bull heads, wood, used as part of Kettukazcha, as offering to the deity, is one of the most interesting art forms in the Southern Kerala

areas

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Theyyam Costumes

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM No 1 Mask Collection in India

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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MUSEUM OF THE DAY

KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

GENERAL LINK IN ETHNOFLORENCE https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museum-kerala-folklore/

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ETHNOFLORENCE

GENERAL ARCHIVE 2008-2017

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM Tribal Art Bhoota cult, Tulu area, Coastal area of Karnataka, 19 th c

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN 

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 2017

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

Tribal Art Bhoota cult, Tulu area, Coastal area of Karnataka, 19 th c

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ETHNOFLORENCE

ARCHIVE COLLECTION

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SCHEDA / CARD no 301 (detail)

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GENERAL LINK

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-ethnoflorence-archive-collection/

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM TRADITIONAL OLD SHADOW PUPPETS

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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2008 2017

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

www.keralafolkloremuseum.org

TRADITIONAL OLD SHADOW PUPPETS

&

INDIAN MASKS COLLECTION

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KERALA MUSEUM GENERAL LINK

IN ETHNOFLORENCE: https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museum-kerala-folklore/

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ARCHIVE COLLECTION

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SCHEDA / CARD 286 (detail)

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BEHIND THE MASK GERARD TOFFIN

ETHNOFLORENCE

Photo Archive 1990-2015

Web Site 2008-2015

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KATHMANDU POST

http://www.ekantipur.com/the-kathmandu-post/2014/12/20/related_articles/behind-the-masks/271063.html

BEHIND THE MASK

THE APPROPRIATION OF NEPALI MASKS BY THE WEST HAS NOT BEEN CONTERBALANCED BY LOCAL ENDEAVOURS

AN

ARTICLE

BY

GERARD TOFFIN

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MASK OF THE DAY

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Asymmetric  demon mask, dark patina, east nepal, collected in loco mid 80s, Ancient American Collection.

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KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

PHOTO BY DAVID VAN DER ELST

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-david-van-der-elst/     

&

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museum-kerala-folklore/

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ARTHIMAL

JEAN LUC CORTES

PARIS

ATELIER VISCONTI

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-arthimal-jean-luc-cortes/

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Photo Credit Arthimal

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-arthimal-jean-luc-cortes/

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Kerala Folklore Museum photo of David Van Der Elst

ETHNOFLORENCE

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PHOTO COURTESY

OF

DAVID VAN DER ELST

of

Tribal Sculpture from Western Nepal

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Ethnoflorence

is progressing to tag each of the over 800 posts published since 2008, with the hope that at the end of this work it will be  easier to identify the materials of interest

(the TAG are in left column below, under ‘CATEGORIES’).

There is in any case a space

google (left column) search

 linked with the keywords used in the site.

The TAG of the KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

COLLECTION is https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-museum-kerala-folklore/

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The TAG for the DAVID VAN DER ELST COLLECTION inside Ethnoflorence site is

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/collection-david-van-der-elst/

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TAG KERALA FOLKLORE MUSEUM

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DAVID VAN DER ELST

Bruxelles

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David Van Der Elst

has recently visited some of the shrines linked with the Village Gods of South of India, his impressions, testimonies and some of his photographs will soon be published on this site

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PHOTO DAVID VAN DER ELST

ALL RIGHT RESERVED

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The TAG for the Village Gods of South India is

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Photo Harry Holtzman all rights reserved 

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/aiyanar-village-gods-of-south-india/

and

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Photo Ron du Bois all rights reserved 

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/2012/10/12/larger-than-life-the-terracotta-sculptures-of-india-ron-du-bois/

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RAJASTHANI BHIL

TRIBAL DANCE- GAVARI

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 BHIL MASKS TAGS IN ETHNOFLORENCE

https://ethnoflorence.wordpress.com/category/mask-india-bhil-gavri-gauri-dance-buria-tribe-udaipur-rajasthan/

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NEPALESE SHAMANIC ART VENICE ITALY 2014

ETHNOFLORENCE

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SHAMANISM SCIAMANESIMO CHAMANISME

ICI

MAGAZZINO DEL CAFFE VENEZIA

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The International Cultural Institute (ICI),a French cultural organization, is celebrating the opening of its new headquarters in Venice with an exhibit on Shamanism in Nepal.

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The show, curated by Francois Pannier, is at the Magazzino del Caffè in Venice from May 10 to November 23, 2014. 

 

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A series of photographs  made by RENZO FRESCHI in Nepal in 1980 and 1981 will be presented.

 

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These photographs document the festival that takes place between July and August on the peaks of Mount Kalingchok (3850 meters) where one can find large groups of pilgrims and  shamans joined together for the celebration and rituals.

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The photographs also include portraits of Ram Bahadur Jakri, one of the most revered shaman of that region.

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From May 10 to November 23, 2014. 

At

ICI

Magazzino del Caffe’

VENICE

http://www.icivenice.com/

TEXT and PICTURES

COURTESY OF

RENZO FRESCHI

MILAN

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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MASK OF THE DAY

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 Bhuiya

mask used  for divination before annual ceremonial hunt.

Trewia nudiflora wood

the black patina was obtained  blackening with oil the mask.

Bonai Orissa

edited on

The tribal Art of Middle India

A personal record

by Verrier Elwin

Oxford Press

1950

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INDIAN FOLK MASKS

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in the collection of the

Kerala Folklore Museum

 

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DEUS LOCI

 

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Bagcham Choero Temple Tukche Mustang Dhaurlagiri zone Nepal Photographer Takayama Ryuzo

Bagcham mask dances

in Choero Temple

1958

 

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Tukche Mustang  Dhaurlagiri zone

Nepal

Photographer

Takayama Ryuzo

 

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BOOK OF THE WEEK

Western Tibet

and

The British Bordeland

The sacred country of Hindus and Buddhist

by

Charles A.Sherring

London

Edward Arnold

1906

 

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Tibetan Masked Dancers

 

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Tibetan Dancers wearing Masks

 

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Tibetan Dancers

 

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Bhotia Women

 

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The Chum or Rani, wife of the three brothers

 

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A Tibetan wedding: The Bride

 

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A Tibetan: The Bridegroom

 

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Tibetan Charm, Jug, Bell

 

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SHIKALI JATRA FESTIVAL

KHOANA VILLAGE

NEPAL

 

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Nepalese Hindu devotees dressed as gods and goddesses prepare to participate in festvities at The Shikali
Temple in the village of Khokana on the outskirts of Kathmandu on October 2, 2011, during celebrations for
The Shikali Jatra festival. Local villagers, who normally do not celebrate the country’s most famous festival
of Dashain or Dushera, celebrate the Shikali Jatra each year.”
(credit http://www.news24.com/ http://www.smh.com.au./)

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KERALA FOLKLORE AND THEATRE MUSEUM

 

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Hanumana Podi

is a popular

festival

observed in the Sonepur district.

 

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Childrens participate to observe it with clay idols of Lord Hanumana and this festival is related to the popular legend of “Lanka dahana” (Burning of Lanka) by Hanumana by his burning tail.

 

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Podi Hanumana protective image on a rooftop after festival.

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FURER HAIMENDORF ARCHIVE

WEEKLY SELECTION

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Bhotia man

Wearing his hair bound up

Yakba, Humla district, Nepal 1972

 

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Catalogue reference: PPMS19_6_TIB_0624

Copyright SOAS Nicholas Haimendorf

SOAS Library PPMS19_6_TIB_0624

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Litakot, Tila valley, Jumla district, Nepal

1966

 

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Copyright SOAS Nicholas Haimendorf

SOAS Library PPMS19_6_TIB_0165

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Jumla – Kalikot, Jumla district, Nepal

1972

 

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Copyright SOAS Nicholas Haimendorf

SOAS Library PPMS19_6_TIB_0779

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