indigenous man celebrating and drinking - carnaval de tilcara (argentina)

indigenous man celebrating and drinking - carnaval de tilcara (argentina), andean carnival, confettis, drink, hat, noroeste argentino, people, quebrada de humahuaca, serpentine throws, talk powder

Carnival 2010 in the streets of Tilcara (Argentina).­

Local carnival traditions include throwing white talk powder, spray foam and confettis to the face of others.­

During Carnival festivities in the small village of Tilcara, in the Andes mountains, young men dress up as devils (diablos) with colorful costumes covered with mirrors.­ Women hold the tail of a devil and everyone is drinking and dancing to the music of marching bands.­

For more photos and information about the Carnival in Northern Argentina, read the album description.

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Carnaval de Tilcara (Argentina) Argentina
Belgrano 1001-1099, Tilcara, Jujuy Province, Argentina