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The above photo is from a recent article in National Geographic, with amazing ritual costumes from around Europe. Here are the bright whirling colors and strangenesses out of the Other world, put on to parade in ours. The people who wear these skins aren’t pagans for the most part I’m sure, but I think the outfits capture the feeling of beyond-ness perfectly.

See also this book, which is on my Amazon wish list right now. Soon, my pretty!