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Omani lady in traditional dress

Photographed @ #alamerat   #muscat   #oman  

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Leather puppets used for Tholpavakoothu or shadow puppetry

Tholpavakoothu or shadow puppetry using leather puppets is a ritual art popular in the northern districts of Kerala.Tholpavakoothu is performed during the months of January to May at the especially constructed theatre called Koothu Madam in front of the Bhagavati temple.This artform is believed to have originated in the ninth century AD.

Photographed @ #alamerat   #muscatfestival2015   #muscat   #oman  

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Elderly Omani Gentleman

Photographed @ #alamerat   #muscat   #oman  

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Fire Dancers

Photographed @    #globalvillage2015   #muscatfestival2015   #muscatfestival   #alamerat   #muscat   #oman  

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Soup Seller


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This pretty lady sells soup in front of pavilion of Iran in Global village. She was kind enough to pose for few pictures.



Photographed @   #pavilionofiran   #globalvillage2015   #globalvillage   #muscatfestival2015   #muscatfestival   #alamerat   #muscat   #oman  
#balram   #d800   #beautifulfaces   #iran  
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Thai Smile


This smiling lady in Thai Pavilion of Global village ,is the one who creates  cute wooden Ganeshas  

Made to Order (Approx 2 days  @ OMR 4.000)

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Photographed @ #thaipavilion   #globalvillage2015   #muscatfestival2015   #muscatfestival   #alamerat   #muscat   #oman  

#balram   #d800  
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Metal Lamp-Shades

Photographed @ #turkishpavilion   #muscatfestival2015   #muscatfestival   #alamerat   #muscat   #oman  


These beautiful lamp-shades are from Turkey.They are made of brass. You can find them in the Turkish Pavilion of Global Village  of Muscat Festival 2015 in Al-amerat.

+Oman Tourism UK +OmanTourismAU +Oman Tourism +Oman Tourism, Australia & New Zealand +Times of Oman 

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The Bearded Man

Photographed @ #alamerat   #muscatfestival2015   #muscat   #oman   #faces2015   +Oman Tourism UK +OmanTourismAU +Oman Tourism +Times of Oman 

He is a popular face in the heritage village  near gate 3 . You can  find him standing near the camels most of the time. After all he never posed for me . He was already surrounded by photographers.


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