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Selling Sandalwood Paste (thanakha)
Selling Sandalwood Paste (thanakha)

Woman in Mani Sithu market in the town of Nyaung-U, near Bagan. Sandalwood logs are ground into a paste to make thanakha, used as a sun block and moisturiser.

Ref: Bu0588

Date: 10/02/2014

Location: Near Bagan, Burma (Myanmar)

Photographer: Sarah Buttenshaw

Selling Sandalwood Paste (thanakha)

Woman in Mani Sithu market in the town of Nyaung-U, near Bagan. Sandalwood logs are ground into a paste to make thanakha, used as a sun block and moisturiser.

Ref: Bu0588

Date: 10/02/2014

Location: Near Bagan, Burma (Myanmar)

Photographer: Sarah Buttenshaw