Slide of a man in Derlong, Qinghai

The man shown in the photograph was Peter Baldwin's guide and sold Peter a prayer wheel. Peter took his portrait then gave him a poloroid, The man is a senior monk and the maroon with yelloe band signify that he is a qeshe (he has passed the highest exam).

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