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Various ritual cake

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Resource #: 68671 (URL for reference)

  • Ritual cake (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Ritual, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Khothagpa

Keywords: A lady with a baby, ritual cake


by Sherig Dentshog and Ngawang Loday

Different kinds of ritual cake is made on the altar. Some ritual cake looks like flower. A phallus, a man and a woman are also made. There are horrific faces of some creatures among the cake.

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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: Ngawang Loday

Photograph Date: 01/Oct/2014

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