Face painting of the bride from Zhupa region

EC Ma Ndryshe within Spiritual Heritage Days "Hajde!", yesterday on September 26, 2014, showed bride's face painting by Zhupa region through the performance of Aziza Shefitagiq from Lubinja village. This ancient tradition, still remains alive and is inherited through 67 vjeqares Shefitagiq.

The sun which is depicted on the face of the bride symbolizes happiness which will follow her in life cycles, red circles symbolize fertility, while red and blue dots symbolize protection from the evil eye.

These activities are conducted in the framework of the Joint Programme “European Union/Council of Europe Support to the Promotion of Cultural Diversity in Kosovo .