And it’s Rad Radish Sunday.

More photos from the spectacle of Oaxaca’s Noche de Rabanos, or Night of the Radishes, when the spicy root becomes folk art.

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I love how intricate and detailed the carving can be.

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Or not. Some of the carvings retain the radish’s radishness.

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And others, like this exhibit with its musicians and dancers, revel in celebration.


It’s Radish Saturday.

24Every year in Oaxaca, Mexico, there’s a radish carving competition known as Noche de Rabanos, when the humble radish is transformed.

3Into this.

5And this.

19And this.