Sunday, July 3, 2016

Kataklismos - Flood Festival in Cyprus

Kataklysmos or Festival of the Flood marks the day of the Holy Spirit. The festival is organized in each of the coastal cities of Cyprus. These photos are from the festival in Limassol:

A blacksmith creating and manipulating objects using fire in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.
A blacksmith creating and manipulating objects using fire.

One of the many stages in the area for the festival in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.
One of the many stages in the area for the festival in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.

Another stage with traditional dances in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.
Another stage with traditional dances in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.

Some dances were more modern in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.
Some dances were more modern in Limassol, Cyprus during Kataklysmos - festival of flood.