Culture, travel, fashion and culinary delights: the Kosmos pages of Lufthansa Magazin bring you interesting and useful tidbits from around the world
On April 15, Buddhists in Myanmar use plastic bowls and water pistols to soak each other with water. The water festival is part of the New Year’s celebrations there – and for many a welcome opportunity to cool off.
Wrestling is amazingly popular in Bolivia – particularly when it’s women in the ring. The Cholitas Luchadora Wrestlers fight for show and wear traditional dress to reclaim their visibility. Photographer Todd Antony pays tribute to these strong women.
This yoga space in the hip Mexican surfer city Tulum is not only the world’s airiest, it’s also the most sustainable. The clever construction is built entirely with organic materials. Bamboo poles provide the basic structure of Luum Temple, and the roof is thatched with straw.
Portuguese artist AkaCorleone used 91 liters of paint for “Balance,” a mural that is on the ground of a basketball court in Campo dos Mártires da Pátria park in Lisbon. This vision of duality can only be seen in its entirety from above.