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Cow dung and milk surrounded by flowers during the ceremony

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Resource #: 69264 (URL for reference)

  • Cow dung and milk (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Diwali, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Pelrithang


by Monika Subba

A cowdung and milk surrounded by flowers during the Bhai Tika Ceremony.They are used during Bhai Tika Ceremony. Before puting tika to their brothers they break the walnut with a stone. Then only they apply tika to their brothers.

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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: Monika Subba

Photograph Date: 25/Oct/2014

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