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Title: Bamboo Paper Production and Religious Use by the Lanten Yao in Northern Lao PDR
Authors: Delang, Claudio O.
Keywords: ethnobotany
indigenous knowledge
cultural behavior
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Bambusa tulda
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Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Citation: Delang CO. 2006. Bamboo paper production and religious use by the Lanten Yao in northern Lao PDR. Ethnobotany Research & Applications 4:97-102.
Abstract: This photo essay demonstrates the method of producing bamboo paper by the Lanten Yao in northern Lao PDR and discusses the roles of bamboo paper in religious ceremonies. While in the past bamboo paper is likely to have had several uses in Lanten society, the use of bamboo paper is now limited to religious activities, where it cannot be replace by any other material.
Description: Photo essay
ISSN: 1547-3465
Appears in Collections:2006 - Volume 4 : Ethnobotany Research and Applications

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