Carnevale di Ottana :Merdùle. I Merdùles sono uomini col viso coperto da atroci maschere nere Ottana Carnival: the "merdule" represent the oxens' guardians and wear black terryfing masks. Sardinian carnival isn't quite funny and merry as the traditional italian one: masks talks about ancestrals fears #carnival #sardinia #travel
which in turn originates from the Latin sorticola, ring, short for sors luck. In meaning it captures the sense of the race that is yes a race to the ring, the star, but also a party linked to the fate.
La Sartiglia di #Oristano #Sardegna
Carnival at Ottana village, Sardinia.
Carnevale di Ottona, Sardegna
Il nuovo Viaggio in Sardegna inizia con le maschere