Real Man Contest

During annual Pagan festivals in Svaneti, Svans try to see who can pick up the biggest rock.....Only 400 families are left in the mountain valleys. Most people were relocated in 1951 by the Communist party.  The party line was that they had such a rough life in the mountains and they needed a more happy life. If they didnÕt want a Òmore happy life,Ó the Communist just shot them...