Karpathos -- a traditional way of life

Here are some more photos showing the traditional way of life on the island.

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Anezoula Lendaki wearing the traditional dress that the women wear every day
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Very distinctive Karpathos interior, with the sleeping area on a raised platform
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Another Karpathos interior, this time in the home of Anna and Michalis Lendakis, Olympos.
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Antonis Zografidis playing the local version of the bagpipes, the tsambuna
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Vasilis Prearis playing the laouto (left) and Yiannis Lendakis playing the lyra (right) in an Olympos kafeneio
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Women bringing koliva from the church on the day of the Psychon
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This panigiri for Saint Constantine on May 21 at Lefkos, included a religious service, followed by a meal in a nearby hut, out of the midday sun, with food and drink for everyone.