Publication des collections de l'EFEO
N° d'inventaire: 
EFEO_KLEO00569

Titre: 
"Ta-cho" refers to a road spirit. This is a family-related ritual. This spirit is helping to bring back the soul of those who suffered a bad fate or had a terrifying experience. The log in this picture represents either a husband or wife that has passed away. It shows only one piece of log.
Prise de vue: 

Otome Klein Hutheesing
Asie du Sud-Est, Thailande, Chiang Rai (province), Doi Laan village
1986

Description de la représentation: 
"Ta-cho" refers to a road spirit. This is a family-related ritual. This spirit is helping to bring back the soul of those who suffered a bad fate or had a terrifying experience. The log in this picture represents either a husband or wife that has passed away. It shows only one piece of log.