A Tibetan woman on the Barkhor-- Tibet's famous pilgrimage circuit (kora). The narrow streets near the Jokhang Temple are lined with stalls and shops selling butter oil, wicks, khata (a silk offering scarf signifying purity and goodwill), and incense for worshipers, as well as cheap jewelry, prayer flags, and assorted other trinkets..
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A Tibetan woman on the Barkhor-- Tibet's famous pilgrimage circuit (kora). The narrow streets near the Jokhang Temple are lined with stalls and shops selling butter oil, wicks, khata (a silk offering scarf signifying purity and goodwill), and incense for worshipers, as well as cheap jewelry, prayer flags, and assorted other trinkets..

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