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Monthly Photos May 2017

Photos taken by ILCAA staff and associates are posted here once a month; most of them are taken during their field research in Asia and Africa.

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A tug-of-war in Hanoi

While there were full of motorcycles in the daytime, I saw streets around Hoan Kiem Lake turned into pedestrian zones on weekend nights. On that day, the young people played at a tug-of-war. Vietnamese tug-of-war game was added to UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2015, along with those of Cambodia, Korea and the Philippines.

18 FEB 2017
Hanoi, Vietnam
Photograph by Mayumi ADACHI

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