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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.