«Is she watching a pinball game?»
The rare set of photos depict a wedding ceremony in the s between young members of the ethnic minority Tay people in Bac Ha District of Lao Cai Province. The wedding then involved a series of rituals including the giving of at least kilograms of pork, round glutinous rice cakes, roosters, alcohol and money. Now, young Tay people are free to marry for love, but in most cases they still have to seek the approval of the parents from both sides. According to Tay traditions , the groom's family will pay for the wedding, symbolizing the family's appreciation for the bride's family in raising her. Her family will use part of the money to buy new clothes, jewelry, household items for the new couple and food, rice wine for the wedding reception with neighbors.
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Hmong people - Wikipedia
Could she track her down — starting with Facebook? There was the face of the young man who had come on his motorcycle to pick up her daughter, only to sell her a few hours later across the border. And then she jumped on to her motorbike and set out to find him, alone. Children would look after one another while the adults tilled the rice paddies, or sold clothes at the local market. By the age of 12, she had taught herself enough English to befriend the tourists trekking past her family home towards the rice paddies and water buffalo. She met Long on Facebook after he messaged her one day, out of the blue. With close to 5, Facebook friends, she was used to boys getting in touch.
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Women in Laos
Metrics details. Bride-trafficking has been a growing phenomenon in Southeast Asia, particularly in China, where one-child policies have resulted in demographic imbalances favoring males. Yet, empirical evidence about women and girls sold into marriage in China remains sparse. This study describes the experiences of 51 Vietnamese women and girls as young as 14 in post-trafficking services who were sold into marriage in China.
The Hmong traditions and legends indicate that they originated near the Yellow River region of China. The ancient town of Zhuolu is considered to be the birthplace of the widely proclaimed legendary Hmong king, Chi You. Today, a statue of Chi You has been erected in the town. Conflict between the Hmong of southern China and newly arrived Han settlers increased during the 18th century under repressive economic and cultural reforms imposed by the Qing dynasty. This led to armed conflict and large-scale migrations well into the late 19th century, the period during which many Hmong people emigrated to Southeast Asia.