Bamboo Thangpui (door) to keep out evil spirits

Scope and Content

B&W photographic print. 'The Thangpui is bulit to keep out evil spirits causing sickness. A short length of bamboo palisade is set between two small trees on the edge of cultivation.'

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Note

Ethnic group: Chin

Ethnic group: Biate Thado Chin

Ethnic group: Thado Chin

Biate Thado Chin are also known as the Beite Kuki

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9.5 x 7 cm

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