London Blitz, circa 1940.
novice buddhist monks. photos: 1. mahabodhi temple in bodh gaya, india by rajesh kumar singh; 2. thimpu, bhutan by roberto schmidt; 3. tibet by brian sokol; 4. mandalay, myanmar by bonnie stewart; 5. yangon, myanmar by damir sagolj; 6-7. bago, myanmar by paula bronstein
Dogon Tribal Masks
This ‘elephant-mask’ with its long hood nose and large ears, is decorated with multicoloured beads, is characteristic of a Bamileke secret society in West Cameroon, to whom it is unique.
Bookstore in London ruined by an air raid, 1940.