thewesternkingdom:  Imilchil Wedding Festival - Imilchil, Morocco Background on the festival:  A young man and young woman from rival Imazighen tribes fell hopelessly in love, but were tragically kept apart by their feuding families. Unable to cope, they cried themselves to death, forming the lakes Isli (his) and Tislit (hers) near the village of Imilchil in the High Atlas Mountains. It is this tragedy, the story goes, that gave rise to the Imilchil marriage festival, an annual matchmaking…

thewesternkingdom: Imilchil Wedding Festival - Imilchil, Morocco Background on the festival: A young man and young woman from rival Imazighen tribes fell hopelessly in love, but were tragically kept apart by their feuding families. Unable to cope, they cried themselves to death, forming the lakes Isli (his) and Tislit (hers) near the village of Imilchil in the High Atlas Mountains. It is this tragedy, the story goes, that gave rise to the Imilchil marriage festival, an annual matchmaking…

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