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"Married women...." Top 5 Page for this destination Nepal Local Custom Tip by Saagar

Nepal Local Customs: 161 reviews and 190 photos

  Grand old, respectable women
by Saagar

... wear numerous strands of glass beads woven into a large necklace which is parted in the middle with a decorated tube of gold.
This is a symbol of marriage. The colors chosen are a bit fashion and identity-dependent, but it seems as if green is the long-time preferred choice of respectable ladies.
Such as the two on the photo.

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  • Written May 8, 2004
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