Wrestling opening ritual and beginning of event. Naadam Festival.
21st c Mongolian Mongol People
Ulaanbaatar. Central Mongolia. Asia.
The Naadam Festival is held every year in Ulaanbaatar from July 11-13. It was started by Genghis Khan and celebrates men’s wrestling; men’s and women’s archery; camel knucklebone throwing; and horse racing by boys aged 7-9.
LEVY Mark | Wrestling opening ritual and beginning of event. Naadam Festival. | c. 2004 | Mongolian | Mongolian
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