I've become quite interested in Aleutian paddles... quite a different creature from the Greenland styled paddle I've used for three years.
These slideshows are of replicas, variations, and paddles showing strong influence from modern wing paddles.
The Yathra Dhoni - A Single-Outrigger Ship of Sri Lanka - [image: yathra dhoni beached] The large vessel is a yathra dhoni. Its outrigger allows it to sit upright on the beach without temporary supports (from Deve...
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