Ayar Kuo’s ethereal photographs of a pagan cleansing ritual in Yakutia

Shot over the course of five years, photographer Ayar Kuo has captured different interpretations of an annual pagan cleansing ritual in Yakutia – also known as the Sakha Republic, a federal subject of Russia in the far east of Siberia.

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