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Yunnan Sheng Local Customs: 32 reviews and 47 photos

  A group of Naxi ladies at Lijiang town square
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The Naxi group concentrates mainly in Lijiang area. They have outstanding architectural knowledge and their own Dongba buddhism, language and music. Naxi women is the head of the family and do all the work.

Signature of a Naxi female costume is the cloth at the back with 7 small white round patch representing the moon and stars. The moon and stars implies that the women carry the responsibilities on their shoulders.

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  • Written Dec 5, 2007
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