HIMALAYA: BHUTAN: Girls at Laya Village

Laya women are unique in Bhutan in that they wear their hair long. They also wear distinctive dress made of yake hair and sheeps wool, topped with a conical bamboo hat. These hats are associated with fertility.Bronica ETRSi, 75mm, Fuji Velvia
Girls at Laya Village

Laya women are unique in Bhutan in that they wear their hair long. They also wear distinctive dress made of yake hair and sheeps wool, topped with a conical bamboo hat. These hats are associated with fertility. 

Bronica ETRSi, 75mm, Fuji Velvia