Way of the Shan: Silkwinds Magazine

Way of the Shan: Silkwinds Magazine — June 2016.

The Shan people are the largest minority group in Myanmar, with some of the most fascinating culture of any of the country’s indigenous tribes, including a unique artisanal culture passed down for generations.

Having lived in the foothills of the Shan plateau in Myanmar for over 1,000 years after migrating from southwest China, most Shan have retained their traditional ways through the centuries. Here are some Shan crafts and skills to see or even try your hand at.

Read the full story at https://shelleyseale.files.wordpress.com/2016/05/36-41_sw_jun_shan.pdf


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