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Old man using a traditional rice beating wood

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Resource #: 69148 (URL for reference)

  • Old man using Dekey (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Place Narrative, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Gelephu


by Kencho Wangmo

This farmer is using a traditional way of beating rice. It is called "Dhiki" in local term. It is made out of wood.

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This resource was provided by Shejun (Documentation of Bhutan's Oral Cultures sponsored by Arcadia). The copyright holder is Shejun (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Kencho Wangmo

Photograph Date: 23/Jul/2014

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