Takanakuy Fighting Festival in Peru

February 25, 2011 · Posted in Wicked · 1,684 Comments 

Takanakuy, which means “when the blood is boiling” in Quechua, one of the oldest spoken dialects of Peru, is an annual celebration that gives people the chance to solve personal differences with members of their community the old fashioned way, through violence.

The yearly festival, which takes place every December 25th, is an indigenous tradition that has a lot to do with family honor, reputation and distrust in the judiciary system. Takanakuy is viewed by many as the only way to put problems behind them, before New Year.

Takanakuy Fighting Festival in Peru

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Greek Rocket War

June 24, 2009 · Posted in Videos, Wicked · 1,973 Comments 

Amazing festival of fireworks…

12 World’s Most Wicked Holidays

March 17, 2009 · Posted in People, Pictures, Wicked · 1,681 Comments 

From the largest annual tomato fight in Spain, to Scotland’s “Up Helly-Aa” fire festival, a look at those special days when people around the world go slightly nuts.

“Up Helly-Aa”

Up Helly-Aa festival in Scotland

Shetland Islands, Scotland: “Up Helly-Aa” Fire Festival. A tribute to the islands’ Viking Past, Up Helly-Aa (“End of the Holy Days”) culminates with the burning of a 32-ft. Replica of a Viking longship.

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Amazing Balloon Festival In Canada

October 18, 2008 · Posted in Cool, Pictures · 1,973 Comments 

Hot Air Balloon Festival in Canada

Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival held in September in which people from several countries in world such as Holland, Switzerland, Brazil, France, Spain, England, United States and Canada participated. Check some of really cool ones…

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