HPA 2013 Jury’s Special Awards
Mikhail Pankovï¼ˆRussian Federationï¼‰
Time: May 29, 2012
Place: Starie Turdaki village, Mordovia, Russia
These photos were taken during the wedding ceremony in Starie Turdaki village inhabited by Erzya in the Republic of Mordovia. It is noteworthy that in the modern wedding costumes are used, which lasts for 100 years or more. All the songs are performed in Erzya language.