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God Dionysos with Menades, ancient castles filled with ghosts. This is the carnival of Naxos island!
The phallus is the main subject of the festival. It symbolizes reproduction and fertility.
Alevromoutzouromata (flour smudging) is a very old custom in Galaxidi. A custom that was even taking place during the Ottoman occupation of Greece.
Koudounati (bell bearers) and a fake wedding at 2 beautiful villages in the mainland of Naxos.
The famous religious custom of walking on burning coal barefoot. Believers perform a ritual Dionysian dance to get to a state of nirvana before walking on burning coals.
During the name day of Saint John Klidonas bonfires are lit in many places around Greece and people jump above them. This one happens in the center of Athens.