Festival au Desert 2008, Essakane, Mali - Marko Prešlenkov photography
The Nomadic Touareg clans have held desert gatherings for centuries to listen to each other’s music, feast, race camels and more. The Festival au Desert manifests what was envisioned in the 1996 “Flame of Peace” monument in Timbuktu built to memorialise a truce declared in 1996 when 3,000 guns were publicly burned to signify the...Read More