Tuesday, May 13, 2008

For Sale!


People in this part of India purchase these masks and fix them on the walls outside the house. It is believed that they ward off the evil eye.
Wordless Wednesday-Tuesday Edition.

19 comments:

Horsoon said...

Nice shot. Hey I need one of those masks too!

shubd said...

So very colorful !!

Nice subject Indrani. :)

Napaboaniya said...

Indrani!! I think I need one of those now!

Pretty Life Online said...

great colors!!!! cool shotfor WW.... Happy WW! mine's up too hope you can drop by.

Malena said...

Great shot and thanks for sharing some info on the masks aswell! :) Always fun to learn new things about other cultures! :) Have a great day!

SandyCarlson said...

If I were an evil eye, I would stay away from this guy!

Great color, and very interesting.

Snap Catch said...

nice one for ww! tahnks for dropping by.

Zoey said...

Nice but a bit scary masks... :D

Juliana RW said...

lots of colors :D

Mine in here Thanks

Tink *~*~* said...

Those would scare away evil for sure! =8^0

;D

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A Pictures Tells said...

Very colorful...a tad intimidating too.

Lilli & Nevada said...

How cool and colorful

mharia said...

such interesting masks! love the vibrant colors!
happy WW

jams o donnell said...

WOw they are so striking. I would love one on my house! Happy WW

Maya said...

Love the mask. Can i have one?I need to wear it.
Really love the photo.

lareine said...

i think it's effective in warding off the evil eye... even i would stay away with the scary look on the mask's "faces"...

very nice shot! happy WW!

leila marie said...

Cool Masks. It's nice to see the work of a fellow blogger traipsing through Asia. Can't wait to see where your adventures lead you to next.

KathyUSA said...

HUMMM! I wonder if it would als ward off noisy neighbors???

quintarantino said...

Those masks are pretty colourful and could be useful here where I work :)