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Scarf wore during Lhop's festival

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Resource #: 68942 (URL for reference)

  • Yot ahm (scarf wore during their festival) (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Cloth Divination, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Jigme (Latitude: 26.948383; Longitude: 89.238817)


by Kencho Wangmo

A locally woven Yot ahm ( scarf wore during Lhop's festival) which is made of nettle plant. They wear the Yot ahm during their local festival and it's considered that one need to wear that as part of their culture.

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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: 24/Sep/2014

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