Traditional Cotton Spinning in Flores - Indonesia. The picture was taken in Watublapi - a village about 18 km south east of Maumere. Bliransina Ikat weavers co-operative in Watublapi keep the tradition alive.
Happy Ramadan everyone! The West admittedly knows little about this sacred Islamic holiday, preferring to pay homage to Shark Week. But these lanterns, an 800 year old tradition, are intricate and fascinating to behold.