October 20, 2014

Busó Celebration, Hungary

Photograph by Zsolt Repasy, National Geographic Your Shot

A traditional part of the Busó celebration in Mohács, Hungary, is the busós, a frightening character clad in a wooly coat. The end-of-winter carnival, which came to the southern Hungary town with Croats, also features the burning of a coffin that symbolizes winter.

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