Archive for June, 2014

Jun 21 2014

Ethnic minorities of Burma: The Pa-O

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Elderly Pa-O woman at Aung Ban

You won’t stay long in western Shan State without coming across the ubiquitous Pa-O people, who are the second largest ethnic group in Shan State, after of course the Shan themselves. Their homeland tends to correspond with the most visited part of Shan State, the Kalaw, Pindaya and Inle lake region, although the Pa-O are also … read the full post