Category: Jacques Maudy

Nyepi, Bali’s Day of Silence

Nyepi, the Day of Silence When Everything Stops in Bali Nyepi is celebrated on the New Year in the Balinese Hindu calendar. Spectacular statues- monsters, called Ogoh-Ogoh, personifying the evil spirits, are build by each banyar (neighbourhoods). The statues are

Marapu Customs Sumba Indonesia

Marapu, Customs of Sumba Indonesia Sumba island lays south of Komodo and Flores on the eastern part of the Indonesian archipelago. It is a paradise for surfers and beach lovers. Dubbed the “forgotten Island” it has kept alive it original

The Cremation of the Queen of Ubud – clip

The Cremation of the Queen of Ubud The public appearance of tribe’s warriors on the door steps of the royal palace of Ubud marked the beginning of the cremation ceremony of the Queen of Ubud. In Bali’s tradition her farewell

Whale Sanctuary in Sainte Marie Madagascar Video Clip

 Whale Sanctuary in Sainte Marie Madagascar Located a few kilometres off the east coast of Madagascar lies Sainte Marie, a tropical paradise and a whale sanctuary. Our photographers spent five days with CETAMADA, a local NGO that has created a

Pasola Sumba Indonesia Video Clip

The Pasola in Sumba Indonesia is a ritual confrontation with spears and on horses celebrated annually in the west of the Island. Two clans line up some 20 horsemen who will prove their bravery by attacking the adverse clan on

Pasola in Sumba Indonesia

The Pasola in Sumba Indonesia is a ritual confrontation with spears and on horses celebrated annually in the west of the Island. Two clans line up some 20 horsemen who will prove their bravery by attacking the adverse clan on a

Shwedagon Pagoda

Schwedagon Pagoda  – Dagon is the ancient name for Yangon –  is said to be 2600 years old making it the oldest pagoda in Myanmar and indeed the world. It is visible from any point of Yangon and truly spectacular

Chin Tattooed Women Portraits

Daw Pa Sim, 71 Years old, Uppriu Tribe, Chin Sate, Myanmar

Chin Tattooed Women Portraits Chin Tattooed Women Portraits from Myanmar in black & white by our photographer Julie Andre. Theses photos have been taken in January 2014. Chin Tattooed Women Portraits from The Tribe Press Agency on Vimeo.   These photos

Shwedagon Pagoda Yangon

Shwedagon Pagoda Yangon A Human Made Wonder in Myanmar [slideshow_deploy id=’1125’] Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon (Shwe Dagon Paya) is an architectural wonder. I have visited it on several occasions, at different times of the year and of the day. I

1000 Faces of Myanmar

Our agency photographers best Myanmar portraits including Muun, Yin Dii Daai, Daai, Makkan, Uppriu tribes, Moken. People from  Kanpetlet, Minday, Kyar Do & Aye in Chin State, Yangon, Bagan, Inle Lake and elsewhere shot by photographers Julie Andre, Jimi Casaccia,

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