Bulul, an Ifugao Rice Deity


A bulul is a wooden statue used by the Ifugaos, an ethnic group that lives in the mountainous regions of north Philippines, to guard the rice crops and ward off sickness. 


Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gallery 355 Island Southeast Asia [1] (in the Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas collection)

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Live Blog: Everest Mountain Flight

Golden Tara of Agusan

Flyboarding in Subic