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Altar made during Bhai Tika Ceremony

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Resource #: 69259 (URL for reference)

  • Altar (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Diwali, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Pelrithang


by Monika Subba

This is similar to an altar made during Bhai Tika Ceremony. During the tika ceremony, sisters apply tika to her brothers. The tika consists of different colours of white, blue, yelloe and green.

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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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