An actor from Russia's Tuva region dressed in costume performs traditional music during the opening ceremony of the third International Music Festival of Asian-Pacific Region in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, June
women playing drums Mapuche machis traditional healers in the Mapuche culture of Chile and Argentina The machis play a Important role in the Mapuche religion but Women are more commonly machis then Men
Shaman: Oleg Dorzhiyev concludes the Bukha-Noyon ceremony with some two dozen other Shamans in Siberia’s Republic of Buryatiya as a woman flings a gift of milk toward a sacred rock on the hillside. Photograph by Carolyn Drake.
Not long ago I watched a video on social media showing a room full of women in a guided drumming class drumming and moving to their beats. My first thought was “How fun! I want to do that!” I mean, who doesn’t want to feel like a rock star? Cardio drumming classes, such as Drums …