They are sometimes referred to as beasts of circus or as curiosity to see, some call them “women-giraffes”, others still feel revolted …
In these villages the Kayan are Catholic, but some villages further they are animists. In these villages the Kayan are Catholic, but some villages further are animists. In this small church there is a ceremony once a week without the parish priest (who on that day slept then he was left in his dreams). Once a month a “real” mass is celebrated by the parish priest.
Portraits of women of the Kayan ethnic group of Burma.
These photos were taken from several families in this group of Kayan villages.
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