Boe mask: Ottana tipical mask. The figure of Boe is characterized by a mask with the features of a ox. Moreover it wears a white sheep skin and a cluster of cowbells.
  Discover who Mamuthones and Boes are and what kind of relationship they have with Issohadores and Merdules. Prepare to be amazed by the skill of the craftsmen, who in front of your eyes will realize a mask. Reach Mamoiada to discover the Sardinian masks and the rest of the […]

The Mask’s Tour in Sardinia

Sardinia is one of the few western countries that has preserved virtually unchanged numerous descendants mysterious rites from a very distant past. One of these is the Carnival. Carnival in Sardinia is said Carrasegare. Carre means living flesh and segare means cutting, tearing. Therefore, the term Carrasegare refers to the ancient Dionysian ritual […]

Carrasegare: cutting the flesh.