A flock of sheep crosses Nine holed bridge

autumn festive of celebrating the end of grazing season

Hungarion version

Shepherds of the great plains of Hungary lead their flock of Racka sheep through the famous landmark Hortobagy Nine holed bridge. This is how they march to the traditional festive closing the grazing season started on the end of April on Saint George’s day. Check out my photos of the season-opening festive too!

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End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep moves on a field during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

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End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep is seen on a field in the fog during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

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End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep cross a bridge during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep cross a bridge during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep cross a bridge during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep is seen during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep cross a bridge during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

A group of herdsmen is seen using their whips crossing a bridge during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

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End of the old grazing season

A group of herdsmen cross a bridge with oxes during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

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End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep cross a bridge during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

A flock of racka sheep is seen during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

http://attilavolgyi.photoshelter.com/gallery/Grazing-season-ends-in-Hortobagy-2017/G0000eI082qGfYJ0/C0000lX1yjX4TaF8

End of the old grazing season

Viewers watch a herdsman performing with his horse during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

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End of the old grazing season

Viewers watch a herdsman riding five horses together standing on the back of one also called a Puszta five during a celebration of the end of the grazing season in the Great Hungarian Plains in Hortobagy, 200 km (124 miles) east of Budapest in Hortobagy, Hungary on Oct. 21, 2017.
Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

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