"The Krakowiak is a fast, syncopated Polish dance in duple time from the region of Krakow and Little Poland. This dance is known to imitate horses, the steps mimic their movement, for horses were well loved in the Krakow region of Poland for their civilian as well as military use. It became a popular ballroom dance in Vienna (‘Krakauer’) and Paris (‘Cracovienne’).
Eye Poetry Dreamy, Travel-Inspired Photos A top-selling photographer on Etsy, Irene Suchocki captures images that possess an elusive, otherworldly quality that invites introspection. This graceful collection of photography prints from her store Eye Poetry includes work taken in Paris, New York, and Italy, as well as shots of the wild horses of the Camargue.
Elephants Brutalized in Religious Ceremonies in India. A new documentary exposes the plight of Kerala’s temple elephants, including ritual beatings, starvation, neglect, and hard labor. Filmmaker: "They justify their exploitation by twisting the meaning of the holy Hindu scriptures." -- Oh, like you have the one valid interpretation of scripture? Bitch, please.
On March 16 -18th, Hermes will stage the third Saut Hermes show jumping competition at the Grand Palais in Paris. Over three days, the world's finest horsemen and women will demonstrate their skill under the great glass roof the Grand Palais (the site of many Chanel runway presentations).