National Geographic : 1931 Mar
© National Geographic Society WOMEN OF KHOTAN The principal article of dress among the lower-class women is a kind of kimono made of coarse, hand-woven material. A bit of embroidery on the close-fitting cap is the sole attempt at adornment. iNaurai oior rnotograpns oy vv. oossnara A YOUTHFUL LIVING BUDDHA The little Skushok (Abbot) of Spitok and Sancar Monasteries isan amiable and intelligent boy.Under direction ofhis tutor heisexpected to reabsorb all the earthly knowledge acquired inhis former incarnation.