ritual Travel Articles

 
Gods, Devils, and Geisha – Setsubun (Japanese Spring Ritual) in Kyoto
Gods, Devils, and Geisha – Setsubun (Japanese Spring Ritual) in Kyoto Setsubun is a Japanese Spring Ritual where Japanese drive out bad luck in the form of devils from their homes by tossing beans. Here is Setsubun as done in the old capital of Kyoto.
Soaring With the Souls of the Dead in Guatemala
Soaring With the Souls of the Dead in Guatemala Merle Foraker experiences the ritual of flying kites to honor ones ancestors on the Day of the Dead in Guatemala.