Shamanic Drums: Symbols and Meanings

The most important instrument used by shamans to go into trance and communicate with supernatural beings is the drum. Shamanic drums are usually made by stretching the skin of some animals such as goat, deer or cattle over a wooden frame. After the skin

How to Take Great Photos in the Rain?

Taking photos in the rain is both enjoyable and a creative process for photographers. Raindrops, light reflections, and wet colors often add a completely different meaning to photos. However, to capture stunning photographs and achieve impressive shots in rainy weather, you need to face

Pluviophilia: The Love of Rain

Pluviophilia can be briefly described as the state of deriving pleasure and enjoyment from the presence of rain or events associated with rain. So, how do the effects of rain shape human psychology on emotional and mental levels? How does the love of rain

An Ethnographic Research on the Bocuk Night

Bocuk Night, a tradition that was on the brink of being forgotten, experienced a resurgence in popularity during the 2010s, thanks to the support of local governments. These celebrations, which stand as significant cultural symbols of Thrace, swiftly evolved into a festival with the

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