GALLERY AND LINKS
Bhutanese monks perform a ceremonial dance during the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the nation's mall in Washington DC.
As they have for over two centuries, a pilgrim travels to Chimayo, New Mexico during Semana Santa to pray for a child in the military.
A mandala, or Tibertan sand painting, is created during hundreds of hours of work before it is washed away in a body of water following prayers.
A group of Rajastani dancers watch with interest as a modern dancer performs folk traditions that evolved over a thousand years of Gypsy migration.
Long after its fall, the Berlin Wall remains an iconic symbol of cultural divides that result from political and economic ideologies.
Tulsa, Oklahoma is experiencing a renaissance of cultural interests based on the combination of historic awareness and visionary development. An overview of its benefits will be shared soon.