Daily Art Fix – Tantric Shaman’s Ceremonial Costume

May 16, 2016 1 min read

 

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Beautifully hand carved apron, crown, arm bands  and breastbands made of yak bone.

This type of costume is worn in some tantric ceremonies by high priests in certain forms of Buddhism.

 

 

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May 2016

 

 

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