White-painted bride honors Bulgarian Muslim rite

White-painted bride honors Bulgarian Muslim rite

RIBNOVO, Bulgaria (Reuters) – Fikrie Sabrieva, 17, will marry along with her eyes shut and her face painted white, dotted with bright sequins. She lives ‘at the finish associated with world’, tending A muslim that is hardy culture mostly Christian Bulgaria.

Kiddies view the marriage ceremony of Moussa Babechki and Fikrie Sabrieva when you look at the village of Ribnovo, into the Rhodope Mountains, some 210km (130miles) south of Sofia January 13, 2008. Weiterlesen