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Rememberance Day 2019 – March Past – Lethem

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Many Guyanese soldiers served abroad in the First and Second World Wars. Rememberance Day is dedicated in honour of all soldiers who served. In this photo, members of the GDF, Police Force and civilians take part in a march past in observance of Rememberance Day 2019 – in Lethem, Region 9, Guyana, South America.

Rememberance Day 2019 – Lethem March Past

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Rememberance Day is an international memorial day observed on the second Sunday of November every day. The days is set aside to honour the sacrifices of soldiers who served in the First and Second World Wars. In this photo, residents of Lethem participate in a march past along Lethem’s main commercial highway in Region 9, Guyana, South America.

Rememberance Day 2019 – Lethem, Rupununi March Past

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Rememberance Day is an international memorial day observed on the second Sunday of November every year in honour of soldiers who served in the First and Second World Wars. In this photo, members of the police force, students, soldiers and civilians participate in a march past in Lethem, Rupununi, Guyana, South America.

Rememberance Day 2019 – March Past – Lethem

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Rememberance Day is an international memorial day observed on the second Sunday of November every year. The day is set aside to commemorate the sacrifices of soldiers during the First and Second World Wars. In this photo, students from the Ignatius Secondary School in the Rupununi Savannahs of Guyana take part in a march past in Lethem, Guyana, South America.

Rememberance Day 2019 – Lethem March Past

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Rememberance Day is an international memorial day observed on the second Sunday of November every year to commemorate the sacrifices of all the soldiers who served in World War 1 and 11.

In this photo, members of the police force, soldiers from the GDF Lethem base as well as civilians take part in a march past in Lethem, Region 9, Guyana, South America.

Children’s Mash Parade 2019 – Rupununi

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The children Mash Parade was held as a Pre-Mash celebration in Lethem, Rupununi Savannahs, Guyana, South America on the 25th of Janaury 2019. Schools from various parts of the Rupununi Savannahs came out to the town of Lethem to take part in the Mash Competitions.

Mashramani in Guyana is used to celebrate the birth of the Republic. Guyana was declared a Republic on the 23rd of February, 1970. The word Mashramani is derived from an Amerindian language and it means celebration after hard work.

In focus in the photo above are students of the Yupukari Primary School of Central Rupununi Savannahs taking part in the performances.

The photo above was taken on the 25th of January 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

Mashramani 2019 – Scenes

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Mashramani is an annual festival in Guyana which includes a parade, music, games and cooking. It is intended to celebrate the birth of the Republic on the 23rd of February 1970.

The word “Mashramni” is derived from an Amerindian language and means “celebration after hard work.”

The photo above was taken in February 2019 by Patrick Carpen.

Mashramani 2019 – Scenes

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Mashramani is an annual festival in Guyana which is held on Republic Day. The festival, which includes a parade, music, games and cooking, is used to commemorate the Birth of the Republic. Guyana was declared a Republic on 23rd of February 1970.

The photo above was taken in February 2019 by Patrick Carpen.