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ETHNOLOGY & HILL TRIBES

  

 

 

  Akha village

 

Thailand

An Akha village near Doi Mae Salong in Chiang Rai. Akha villages typically have a spirit gate at each end of the village (fig.), separating the human world from the world of the bush spirits, and protects against them.

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