Chicken-Waving Ceremony To Cleanse Your Sins
The Kaparot (literally means “atonement”) is a Jewish ritual takes place one day before Yom Kippur. The person swings a live chicken or a bundle of coins over one’s head three times while reciting specific verses from the Mahzor. The practice is meant to transfer…
Cute Baby Chicks Wearing Funny Little Hats
Chicks in Hats is definitely one of those projects that will bring a smile to your face. Maine-based artist “Julie Persons” started her hobby of dressing chicks in hats when her seven-year-old decided to try accessorizing some baby birds they were keeping at home.
Chicken Sculpture Made From Eggshells
Brighton based artist, designer and art directory Kyle Bean created a beautiful chicken sculpture using eggshells. He carefully glued the eggshells together after collecting eggs of varying colors from his local bakery. He said: “The chicken or the egg is an interesting paradox that I…
An Israeli geneticist, Avigdor Cahaner, created the world’s first featherless chicken at the genetics faculty at the Rehovot Agronomy Institute near Tel Aviv, Israel. The bare-skinned bird was created by cross breeding a broiler with a species that has a featherless neck.