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In Romanian Villages, Traditional Symbols and Legends are Written in Textiles

Romanian Traditional Symbols

In Romania, as well as other countries, the peasants have found inspirational symbols in nature, often represented in their garments, patterns, homes, sculptures and drawings. Images of lakes, rivers, plants, horses, birds and other traditional symbols of their lives are taking shape in their traditional garments today, just as their ...

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Traditional Textiles Weaving Demonstration in the Romanian Villages

Traditional Textiles

http://peasantartcraft.com/loom-weaving-apps-millenials/Villages are still the heart of the Romanian folk costumes and traditional textiles, where weaving was once considered a full time occupation. Things have rapidly changed over the years though. After the fall of Communism, part of the rural population have migrated into the urban areas and outside the country. ...

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Earliest Writing Clues on the Romanian Traditional Houses

Earliest Writing

Earliest Writing Clues on the Romanian Traditional Houses Burnt clay tablets discovered in the village of Tărtăria – claimed to represent the earliest writing system in the world Ethnographic studies indicate that symbols used in architectural ornamentation, in embroidery, on ceramics, such as the circle, crosses, rings, are representations of ...

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