Preperations
Preperations

Decorations being prepared by the family of the deceased. Langtang Region, Nepal. 2007.

New Threads
New Threads

A seamstress at work. Langtang, Nepal. 2007.

Cheese Making
Cheese Making

Cheese being made for the evening festival. Langtang Region, Nepal. 2007.

Tour
Tour

A guided tour of the Buddhist shrine by the son of the deceased. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

Rites for the Dead
Rites for the Dead

Candles are lit. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

To Eat
To Eat

Food is prepared by the local villagers and close family. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

Plates
Plates

Food is passed on on stainless steel plates. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

 Responsibilities
Responsibilities

The men prepare and handout the food, consisting of Karate beans, rice, cheese and crackers. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Too Young
Too Young

Youngsters appreciate the food whilst watching the festivities. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Places
Places

One of the head table in the shrine. The men typically sat together and separately whilst eating; the women sat mainly on the floor with the children. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Second Room
Second Room

Women and children eating. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Introductions
Introductions

Introductions being made by the deceased families to all members of the festival. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Goodbyes
Goodbyes

Saying goodbye to the families and their children at the end of the evening. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Preperations
New Threads
Cheese Making
Tour
Rites for the Dead
To Eat
Plates
 Responsibilities
Too Young
Places
Second Room
Introductions
Goodbyes
Preperations

Decorations being prepared by the family of the deceased. Langtang Region, Nepal. 2007.

New Threads

A seamstress at work. Langtang, Nepal. 2007.

Cheese Making

Cheese being made for the evening festival. Langtang Region, Nepal. 2007.

Tour

A guided tour of the Buddhist shrine by the son of the deceased. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

Rites for the Dead

Candles are lit. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

To Eat

Food is prepared by the local villagers and close family. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

Plates

Food is passed on on stainless steel plates. Rimche, Nepal. 2007.

Responsibilities

The men prepare and handout the food, consisting of Karate beans, rice, cheese and crackers. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Too Young

Youngsters appreciate the food whilst watching the festivities. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Places

One of the head table in the shrine. The men typically sat together and separately whilst eating; the women sat mainly on the floor with the children. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Second Room

Women and children eating. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Introductions

Introductions being made by the deceased families to all members of the festival. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

Goodbyes

Saying goodbye to the families and their children at the end of the evening. Rimche, Nepal. 2007. 

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