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Separating the head of the rooster from it's body

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Resource #: 68982 (URL for reference)

  • Separating the head (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Religious Practice, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Jigme (Latitude: 26.946625; Longitude: 89.236969)


by Kencho Wangmo

The person who killed the rooster now tries to separate the head from it's boday with the skin so that they can fit it on a bamboo stick to place it near their offering place.

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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: 25/Sep/2014

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