Family Roots

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Roots & Culture of my ancestors from my DNA report from both sides. I love the beautiful diversity and the rich heritage I have!!

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Swabia

Einheimische Vermieter in Oberstdorf - Ferienwohnungen und Zimmer für

Oberstdorf_Historische_Tracht

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Ice Age paintings from the Swabian Jura, Southwestern Germany document the earliest painting tradition in Central Europe

Recent excavations conducted by the University of Tübingen at Hohle Fels Cave in the Swabian Jura of southwestern Germany have produced new evidence for the earliest painting tradition in Central Europe about 15,000 years ago.

Volkskunde Trachten Hamburg-Vierlande Rügen Rugia Pomorze Przednie Vorpommern

Spreewald, Braunschweig,Schaumburg-Lippe, Hessen-Schwalm, Schwarzwald-Kinzigtal, Schweiz-Appenzell, Österreich-Zillertal, Schweitz-Aargau Der Kleine Brockhaus, nach 1945

Terracotta wool Swabian gown – late 15th/early 16th century

(completed May 2014) Photo taken by Claudia Linder. This gown was made to bridge the gap between my peach linen kirtle (warm weather wear) and black wool gown (freezing weather wear), and to be something of a middle class gown in terms of modesty and fabric usage. It's another one where the general style…

Overview of the Folk Costumes of Germany

Hello all, Today I will attempt to give an overview of the Folk Costumes of Germany. As in many parts of Western Europe, the survival ...

Hungary

Hungría-Kalotaszeg-Traje Folclórico

Magyar, Austria-Hungary

Magyar, Austria-Hungary

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Byzantine Military: Battle of Callinicum - Romans vs Persians

Battle of Callinicum - Romans vs Persians

Cataphract Cavalry used at Callinicum Both the Persian Sassanid (above) and the Eastern Roman Empires used highly trained Cataphract arm...

Costume and Embroidery of Sárköz, Hungary

Hello all, This is a photo of my friend Jennifer in her Sárköz costume. The region of Sárköz [pronounced sharkeuse] is well known i...

Józanságra nagy bennem az akarat (egyveleg) - Szabadkai Dáridó

Józanságra nagy bennem az akarat Szép a babám fekete szeme A csizmámon nincsen kéreg Hat nap óta szól a nóta

10+ Charming Hungarian Braided Chain Stitch Ideas

Elegant Hungarian Braided Chain Stitch Ideas. 10+ Charming Hungarian Braided Chain Stitch Ideas.

Poland

Biłgoraj costume - a guide to Polish folk costumes

Culture, ethnography and customs of Poland. Here you can read about Polish legends, celebrations and folk costumes.

Blouse from Biłgoraj, Poland.  From the... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Blouse from Biłgoraj, Poland. From the collections of the State Ethnographic Museum in Warsaw.

Woman from Kraków in a wedding attire, an old... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Woman from Kraków in a wedding attire, an old postcard [via].

Folk costume from Sieradz, Poland on a vintage... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Folk costume from Sieradz, Poland on a vintage postcard. Painting by Florian Piekarski.

Zespół Śpiewaczy z Rudy Solskiej

Gmina Biłgoraj

Polish folk ensemble, 1930. Image source: Narodowe... - lamus dworski

Polish folk ensemble, 1930. Image source: Narodowe Archiwum Cyfrowe.

Galeria INA

Pracownia strojów ludowych i historycznych

poland-divine-mother-of-herbs21

Day of the Divine Mother of Herbs

August 15th - the day of the Assumption of Mary - is commonly celebrated in Poland as a day dedicated to the Divine Mother of Herbs (Matka Boska Zielna). It's one of the many holidays of the Christian Holy Mother which resulted in a process of syncretism with much older beliefs rooted in the old-Slavic Faith. The name of that…

Śląsk

Folk costume from Beskid Śląski (Silesian... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Folk costume from Beskid Śląski (Silesian Beskids), Poland. Vintage postcard: drawing by Maria Orłowska-Gabryś.

Region of Podhale, southern Poland. Photo ©... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Region of Podhale, southern Poland. Photo © Katarzyna Gał.

The whole family in a traditional attire, Zdiar, Slovakia.(this is not the couple´s son. It is obvious because the woman is wearing a maiden floral crown, to be worn until the wedding. Married women wore a bonnet)

The whole family in a traditional attire, Zdiar, Slovakia.(this is not the couple´s son. It is obvious because the woman is wearing a maiden floral crown, to be worn until the wedding. Married women wore a bonnet)

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Biłgoraj costume - a guide to Polish folk costumes

Culture, ethnography and customs of Poland. Here you can read about Polish legends, celebrations and folk costumes.

Blouse from Biłgoraj, Poland.  From the... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Blouse from Biłgoraj, Poland. From the collections of the State Ethnographic Museum in Warsaw.

Woman from Kraków in a wedding attire, an old... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Woman from Kraków in a wedding attire, an old postcard [via].

Folk costume from Sieradz, Poland on a vintage... - Polish Folk Costumes / Polskie stroje ludowe

Folk costume from Sieradz, Poland on a vintage postcard. Painting by Florian Piekarski.

Zespół Śpiewaczy z Rudy Solskiej

Gmina Biłgoraj

Polish folk ensemble, 1930. Image source: Narodowe... - lamus dworski

Polish folk ensemble, 1930. Image source: Narodowe Archiwum Cyfrowe.

Galeria INA

Pracownia strojów ludowych i historycznych

poland-divine-mother-of-herbs21

Day of the Divine Mother of Herbs

August 15th - the day of the Assumption of Mary - is commonly celebrated in Poland as a day dedicated to the Divine Mother of Herbs (Matka Boska Zielna). It's one of the many holidays of the Christian Holy Mother which resulted in a process of syncretism with much older beliefs rooted in the old-Slavic Faith. The name of that…

Ritual bread: 'kukiełka' from Podegrodzie, Poland

Ritual bread: ‘kukiełka’ from Podegrodzie

Breads as such hold a special symbolic place in the Polish culture, rooted strongly in old agrarian pre-Christian rituals of the Slavic people (I wrote a separate article about that topic - click here to read it). Tradition of preparing the bread called 'kukiełka' which I'm going to describe below has survived in the village…

Hungría-Kalotaszeg-Traje Folclórico

Einheimische Vermieter in Oberstdorf - Ferienwohnungen und Zimmer für

Oberstdorf_Historische_Tracht

Explore host a.m.'s photos on Flickr. host a.m. has uploaded 78 photos to Flickr.

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Alles rund um das schöne Schwabenländle. Humor, Informationen, Reisetipps, schwäbische T-Shirts, Geschenkartikel on no viel meh.

Ice Age paintings from the Swabian Jura, Southwestern Germany document the earliest painting tradition in Central Europe

Recent excavations conducted by the University of Tübingen at Hohle Fels Cave in the Swabian Jura of southwestern Germany have produced new evidence for the earliest painting tradition in Central Europe about 15,000 years ago.

Volkskunde Trachten Hamburg-Vierlande Rügen Rugia Pomorze Przednie Vorpommern

Spreewald, Braunschweig,Schaumburg-Lippe, Hessen-Schwalm, Schwarzwald-Kinzigtal, Schweiz-Appenzell, Österreich-Zillertal, Schweitz-Aargau Der Kleine Brockhaus, nach 1945

Terracotta wool Swabian gown – late 15th/early 16th century

(completed May 2014) Photo taken by Claudia Linder. This gown was made to bridge the gap between my peach linen kirtle (warm weather wear) and black wool gown (freezing weather wear), and to be something of a middle class gown in terms of modesty and fabric usage. It's another one where the general style…