also masquerading as
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On New Year’s Day men cover themselves with goatskins to impersonate the Kukeri, who both embody and chase away evil spirits. In the past they’d brush against women to bestow fertility.
Babugeri, Bansko Bulgaria by Charles Freger (via Charles Fréger: “Wilder Mann” examines pagan rituals throughout Europe (PHOTOS).)
Looks like a less colorful version of one of Nick Cave’s costumes.