Traditions and rituals

Challenge #19 in the Nature and Culture series. Hosted by AndrePooh.
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Human culture is rich with traditions and rituals, show us such a tradition or ritual and elaborate on which culture and what is going on.
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Bhutan Dance of the Black Hats
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The Dance of the Black hats is performed at annual Festivals (Tshechus), this one being in Paro. They teach compassion of all sentient beings.
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Submitted: Saturday, 11th February, 2012 03:19 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 30th March, 2007
Focal length: 105 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
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