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Firewalking Ritual in Spain

Firewalking Ritual in Spain

Every June 23rd, the small Spanish village of San Pedro Manrique marks the summer solstice by hosting a firewalking ritual. Locals step across a 23-ft.-long path of burning embers, without burning the soles of their feet, most times carrying someone on their back (pictured are participants from the just held 2015 event). More on the ritual, and the science behind firewalking here.

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