indigenous woman with white talk powder and serpentine throws - carnaval de tilcara (argentina)

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indigenous woman with white talk powder and serpentine throws - carnaval de tilcara (argentina)

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.­

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confettis
noroeste argentino
quebrada de humahuaca
serpentine throws
talk powder
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February 13, 2010
Ruta Nacional 9, Tilcara, Jujuy, Argentina