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Pahuatlán

a long black skirt with a white embroidered blouse and rebozo or quezquémetl. For men, it includes undyed cotton pants and shirt, a palm leaf hat, sandals and a machete. Traditional dishes of the area include mole poblano, pipián (mole (sauce)), tamales, fresh water shrimp and a type of ant called chicales. At night, a traditional snack is “molletes,” French bread with refried beans, longaniza sausage and cheese which is toasted. Pahuatlán is one of a number of communities that claims to be the origin of the Danza de los Voladores. It hosted the fourth Danza de los Voladores ( International Encounter in 1998. The spectacle is mostly performed by the Nahuas (Nahua peoples) in the area. Category:Municipalities of Puebla Category:Populated places in Puebla Category:Pueblos Mágicos San Pablito While amate is made in a few small villages in northern Puebla, northern Veracruz and southern Hidalgo state (Hidalgo (state)), only San Pablito in Puebla (San Pablito, Puebla) manufactures the paper commercially. San Pablito is a village in the municipality of Pahuatlán located in the Sierra Norte de Puebla. Tulancingo, Hidalgo is the closest urban center. The area is very mountainous and the village itself is on the side of a mountain called the Cerro del Brujo. The making of the paper is the primary economic activity of the community and has alleviated poverty in the village. Before the villagers only had very small houses made of wood, but now they have much larger houses made of block. The paper makers here guard the process greatly and will sever contact with anyone seeking to replicate their work. López Binnqüist, page 148 In addition to providing income to the paper makers themselves the craft has been employing an increasing number of people to harvest bark, over an area which now extends over 1,500km2 in the Sierra Norte de Puebla region. López Binnqüist, pages 2-7 The village manufactures large quantities of paper, still using mostly pre-Hispanic technology and various tree species for raw material. About half of this paper production is still sold to Nahua painters in Guerrero. López Binnqüist, page 10


Ridgecrest, California

. The cinematography was done by Darius Khondji, who also shot Madonna's 1993 music video "Fever (Fever (Madonna song))", and the 1996 film ''Evita (Evita (film))''. With a monochromatic bluish appearance throughout, the video shows Madonna playing an ethereal (Ethereal Wave) Gothic (Gothic fashion) witchy, melancholy persona, with long black hair, black gowns designed by Olivier Theyskens (at that time a young and emerging talent), and mehndi on her hand showing


Taxco

penance, and thus called “penitentes.” There are three main cofradias in Taxco, Animas, Encruzados and Flagelentes. All penitentes wear long black robes cinched at the waist with a horsehair belt, and a black fabric hood with only eyeholes. These penitentes are never seen in public without the hood as to remain anonymous. Animas penitentes have chains attached to their ankles that rattle as they walk. These walk bent at the waist 90 degrees carrying small


Haight-Ashbury

You're Down and Out ", "Daddy, Daddy, Daddy" and "Long Black Train Blues", and was later released as the bootleg (Bootleg recording) album ''The Typewriter Tape''. thumb 210px Joplin's house at 122 Lyon Street in Haight-Ashbury (File:JoplinHouseHaight-Ashbury.PNG) in San Francisco, California. She lived there in the 1960s with her boyfriend Country Joe McDonald. Also, in the neighborhood resided many other important artists and bands of the counterculture

, Daddy" and "Long Black Train Blues", and was later released as the bootleg (Bootleg recording) album ''The Typewriter Tape''. thumb Joplin with Big Brother and the Holding Company, circa 1966 – 1967. (File:Janis Joplin Big Brother and the Holding Company.jpg) In 1966, Joplin's bluesy vocal style attracted the attention of the psychedelic rock band Big Brother and the Holding Company, a band that had gained some renown among the nascent hippie community


Qatar

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Madagascar

occidentalis'')", Globaltwitcher, ed. Nicklas Stromberg '''ring-tailed lemur''' (''Lemur catta'') is a large Strepsirrhini strepsirrhine primate and the most recognized lemur due to its long, black and white ringed tail. It belongs to Lemuridae, one of five lemur families, and is the only member of the '''''Lemur''''' genus. Like all lemurs it is endemic to the island of Madagascar. Known


Tokyo

, an auditorium, a park, and the Rose Mansion, where the Yamayuri Council (#Yamayuri Council) meet. The students are very respectable and in good standing. The uniform at the school is a long, black Japanese school uniform with a white collar. thumb left 220px Ōtani Kōzui (Image:Kozui Otani.jpg) Between 1902 and 1910, he financed 3 expeditions to Central Asia although his participation was stopped for his succession. Ōtani was a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and played host

; ref File:Michael 1988 by himself.jpg left thumb upright alt A headshot of a man wearing a red baseball cap and shirt. He has long

black hair and is smiling towards the camera. Michael Jackson had Bubbles accompany him throughout the late 1980s. The late 1980s were a busy time period for the primate. Jackson took Bubbles on outings and would often talk to him. According to reports, the singer later showed the chimpanzee how to moonwalk (moonwalk (dance)). WikiPedia:Tokyo Dmoz:Regional Asia Japan Prefectures Tokyo Commons:Category:Tokyo


Manhattan

Gabriel Puerta Parra, alias "El Doctor" ("The Doctor"), was arrested on October 7, 2004 near Bogotá, Colombia. Gabriel Puerta was an attorney (Lawyer) and counselor to the Norte del Valle cartel. He acted as a highly respected intermediary between the Norte del Valle Cartel and major Mexican cartels, assisted in resolving disputes within the cartel and, influencing the Colombian government with extradition matters. He invested his own money in drug shipments and facilitated money laundering operations through front companies he owned and setup for the cartel, as well as acquiring local and international real estate to launder the cartel's illegal proceeds. '''One Wall Street''', originally the ''Irving Trust Company Building'', then the ''Bank of New York Building'' (after 1988), and after 2007 the ''BNY Mellon Building'', is a bank headquarters building which remains one of the finest Art-Deco-style skyscrapers in downtown Manhattan, New York City. It is located in the Financial District (The Financial District (Manhattan)) on the prominent corner of Wall Street (Wall Street (Manhattan)) and Broadway (Broadway (Manhattan)). Today, it serves as the global headquarters of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. alternate_names Met Life Tower Metropolitan Life Tower location 1 Madison Avenue NYC GIS map Manhattan, New York City latd 40.74124 The '''Metropolitan Life Insurance


Romania

managest to survive.


Turkey

+costume&dq the+encyclopedia+of+world+costume&hl en&ei _1BkTpjSAqTOiAKToKynCg&sa X&oi book_result&ct result&resnum 1&ved 0CCoQ6AEwAA Traditional ''abayat'' are black and may be either a large square of fabric draped from the shoulders or head or a long caftan. The ''abaya'' covers the whole body except the face, feet, and hands. It can be worn with the ''niqāb'', a face veil covering all but the eyes. Some women choose to wear long black gloves


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