Tag Archives: Tibetan folk costume

The Tokchim Tarjum. The Forbidden Land, 1898.

Tokchim Tarjum, Journey, Tibet, Costume, Monk,

The Tokchim Tarjum, 1898.

The Tokchim Tarjum, 1898.

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Man from Tibet. Tibetan in 19th century.

Traditional Tibet clothing. Tibetan costume. Ancient Asian dress

Tibetan.

Man from Tibet. Tibetan in 19th century.

Thibetain.

Gallery: Asian costumes by Auguste Wahlen. Manners, customs and costumes of all peoples of the world.

Traditional Bhutia costume c. 1910.

Traditional Bhutia costume. Tibet folk dress. J. Burlington Smith. Views of Darjeeling

Bhutia Beggar. Woman and Child.

Traditional Bhutia costume c. 1910.

Gallery: Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups by J. Burlington Smith.

A Tibetan Vegetable Seller c.1910.

A Tibetan Vegetable Seller. J. Burlington Smith. Tibetan traditional costume. Indigenous India folk dress.

A Tibetan Vegetable Seller

A Tibetan Vegetable Seller c.1910.

Traditional Tibet merchant costume

Gallery: Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups by J. Burlington Smith.

A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel.

Tibetan Lama costume. Tibet national costumes.Prayer Wheel.

A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel.

A Tibetan Lama with Prayer Wheel c.1910.

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Traditional Lepcha Man costume c. 1910.

Traditional Lepcha Man costume. Tibetan folk dress.

A Lepcha

Traditional Lepcha Man costume c. 1910.

The Lepcha are a tibet Burmese mountain farmer-folk, which is located in the region of the eastern Himalayas, Sikkim, Kalimpong and Darjeeling, as well as in Bhutan and as a small minority in Nepal for hundreds of years. Although they are the original inhabitants of Sikkim, its origin still not uniquely determined. So it is assumed that the Lepchas are possibly emigrated from Tibet to Sikkim.

The Lepchas today belong to the Tibetan Buddhist faith. Previously she exercised a shamanistic religion called Mun.

Gallery: Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups by J. Burlington Smith.

Tibetan Mask Dancers at Ghoom Monastry

Skeleton costumes. Tibetan folk costume. Mask Dancer costumes. Ghoom Monastry

Tibetan Mask Dancers at Ghoom Monastry

Tibetan Mask Dancers at Ghoom Monastry in skeleton costumes.

Gallery: Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups by J. Burlington Smith.