Dance of the bear, New Year custom, Targu Neamt, January 2007
"Walking with the bear" custom is meet only in Moldavia, region of Romania, in Neamt, Suceava and Bacau counties."The bear" is a young boy wearing on his shoulders a bear pelt. It is followed by other boys singing with whistles and drums. It is said that the dance conjure the gods to bring fertility for the soil in the new year.
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