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Ancient Traditions, Modern Celebration

Modern practitioners of the ancient healing ceremonies of the Kallawaya people of South America offer blessings for the United States on the Fourth of July at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington D.C.

Remote Cultures Come Face to Face in Washington D.C.

Artists, craft-makers, and thinkers from little-known cultures around the world share ideas and inspiration at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington D.C.

A Festival for the World’s Rarest Languages

Speakers from remote villages around the globe gather to be celebrated at the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington, D.C.