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A Polar Bear's Tale: Käspaikka from Karelia, Finland - very interesting article about the special Finnish and Russian ritual embroidery Old Photos, Vintage Photos, History Of Finland, Sculpture Textile, Textiles, Russian Folk, Embroidery Techniques, Embroidery Ideas, My Heritage

Marppa Martiskainen kirjoo käspaikkaa Ilomantsin Kuolismaalla

A Polar Bear's Tale: Käspaikka from Karelia, Finland

Orthodox Heritage Eastern Finland, and particularly Karelia, has a long tradition of Orthodox religious and other influences from beyond the border. These are still apparent in everyday life, for example in what people eat. Meanwhile In Finland, Beyond The Border, Birches, Folk Embroidery, People Eating, My Heritage, Folklore, Hand Towels, Passport

Orthodox Heritage Eastern Finland, and particularly Karelia, has a long tradition of Orthodox religious and other influences from beyond the border. These are still apparent in everyday life, for example in what people eat. In Orthodox homes you'll see icons on the walls, and often find a special "käspaikka", a small wash-basin for guests, with a hand-towel woven to traditional patterns.

Karelian man in a woodsman ́s outfit with the distinctive “kukkeli” hood and a Karelian type axe with partial collar of the shaft. Louis Sparre Source “Kalevalaseura - The Kalevala Society of Finland”. Turku Finland, Western Costumes, Longhunter, Hand Axe, Bushcraft Gear, La Forge, Viking Clothing, Hunting Cabin, Kayak Camping

Finnish forest axe – nordiska knivar

Posts about Finnish forest axe written by nordiskaknivar

Sortavala men's suits taken from Suomalaisia Kansallispukaja [Finnish National Costume] by Tyyni Vahter, illustrations by Greta Strandberg and Alli Touri Folk Costume, Costumes, Costume Collection, Men's Suits, Folklore, Traditional Outfits, Finland, Scandinavian, Crafts

Sortavala men's suits taken from Suomalaisia Kansallispukaja [Finnish National Costume] by Tyyni Vahter, illustrations by Greta Strandberg and Alli Touri

From prehistoric times in Finland there were two indigenous peoples—the Finns and the Saami—and both developed rich shamanic traditions. Lappland, Oldenburg, History Of Finland, Retro Photography, Fjord, Imperial Russia, Europe, Iron Age, Baltic Sea

Karelian Iivana Shemeikka plays kantele, the traditional stringinstrument. 1895. Photo: I. K. Inha

Karjalainen Laukkukauppias. Карельский коробейник. Ancient History, Old Photos, Denmark, Wwii, Norway, Community, Black And White, People, Historia

Fotos auf der Pinnwand der Community | VK

Foto 5 aus Fotos auf der Pinnwand der Community`Album Поросозеро vom 28. April 2015.

'Käspaikka', Orthodox hand towel, a long embroidered towel or cloth. In Finnish Karelia hand towels were using also the sacred ritual objects. Embroidered Towels, Folk Embroidery, Hand Towels, Finland, Animal Print Rug, Textiles, Traditional, Crafts, Inspiration

'Käspaikka', Orthodox hand towel, a long embroidered towel or cloth. In Finnish Karelia hand towels were using also the sacred ritual objects.

Karjalaismallinen talo - Salmin pitäjän Käsnäselän kylän Mension (ent. Menschakoff) suvun vanhempi talo. Rakennettu 1800-luvulla. - Salmi Central Asia, Old Pictures, Finland, Russia, Nostalgia, Folk, Louvre, Boards, Street View

Karjalaismallinen talo - Salmin pitäjän Käsnäselän kylän Mension (ent. Menschakoff) suvun vanhempi talo. Rakennettu 1800-luvulla. - Salmi

Sortavalan Raatihuone (Sjöström) vuodelta 1885 Historian, Finland, Ww2, Taj Mahal, Russia, Buildings, Sculptures, Architecture, Travel

Sortavalan Raatihuone (Sjöström) vuodelta 1885

Valamo Monastery was the heart of the Orthodox Church in Finland. Now in Russia and known as Valaam, Valamo Monastery is a thriving religious community Houses Of The Holy, Ikon, Finland, Cathedral, Russia, Community, Landscape, History, Painting

Valamo Monastery

Valamo Monastery was the heart of the Orthodox Church in Finland. Now in Russia and known as Valaam, Valamo Monastery is a thriving religious community

Этнография тверских карел. Национальный костюм Finland, Russia, Fashion, Moda, Fashion Styles, Fashion Illustrations

Этнография тверских карел. Национальный костюм

Этнография тверских карел. Национальный костюм

Этнография тверских карел. Карельская свадьба Russia, Disney Characters, Fictional Characters, Disney Princess, Fashion, Moda, Fashion Styles, Fantasy Characters, Fashion Illustrations

Этнография тверских карел. Карельская свадьба

Этнография тверских карел. Карельская свадьба

Nami-Nami retseptikogu :: Karjala pirukad Baked Potato, Russia, Potatoes, Baking, Ethnic Recipes, Food, Potato, Bakken, Essen

Karjala pirukad

Põhjanaabrite populaarsed rukkitainast pirukad, mille täidiseks võib kasutada riisiputru, odraputru või hoopis köögiviljaputru.

Museum of Kronid Gogolev is located in Sortavala, Karelia. Artist Kronid Gogolev (1926-2013) was a distinguished cultural and historical figure in Russia and Karelia, a recipient of an Order of St. Daniel of the Russian Orthodox Church. Putin, Eltsin, and Patriarch Alexey II have his art. Kronid Gogolev’s art is truly unique. Having experienced the horrors of war as a young man, Kronid expressed through his works his sweet childhood memories, unrealized dreams, insight. Russian Orthodox, Wood Crafts, 3 D, Horror, Geek Stuff, Woodworking, Museum, Sculpture, Artist

Museum of Kronid Gogolev is located in Sortavala, Karelia. Artist Kronid Gogolev (1926-2013) was a distinguished cultural and historical figure in Russia and Karelia, a recipient of an Order of St. Daniel of the Russian Orthodox Church. Putin, Eltsin, and Patriarch Alexey II have his art. Kronid Gogolev’s art is truly unique. Having experienced the horrors of war as a young man, Kronid expressed through his works his sweet childhood memories, unrealized dreams, insight.