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Mun tattoo

Women in the remote Chin state in Myanmar used to get a facial tattoo when they are around 10 years old. This lady from the Mun tribe explains: "My parents told me I'd look like a Burmese woman without the tattoo. Chin men only pay to marry a Chin woman."

TAGS: Myanmar, Tradition

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© Charles Fourtree.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2018
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 85mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f1.4
ISO: ISO100
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