Traditions 27 August 2012 19 866

Gypsy Traditions: Romany romance


Kalderash Gypsies have roamed the streets of Russia for more than a century, preserving their traditions and customs despite living side-by-side with Russians. Their unique songs, dances and lifestyle have made them a true marvel for historians and researchers. Still, they're not immune to everyday distractions, like playing football, throwing a housewarming party or sewing new dresses.

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