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Gema

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Portrait of Gema, a Tibetan woman in traditional costume, with the front door of her house as background. Shot in Jiaju Tibetan village, situated in Danba, Sichuan province of China.

 

Built up along the banks of Dadu river more than a thousand years back, the village is home to about 140 Tibetan families (Jiaju means one hundred families in Tibetan language). The village is famous for its unique Tibetan architecture style. In 2005, it is voted as "the most beautiful village in China" by Chinese National Geographic magazine.

 

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Taken on March 12, 2012