Karen Tribe in Chiang Rai, Thailand
The Karen tribe has a distinctive neck ring worn by their women
3 Aug 2021
The Karen wear a ring around their neck.
The Karen wear a ring around their neck.

Thailand's northernmost province, Chiang Rai is a tapestry colored by indigenous tribes. One of them is the Union of Hill Tribe Village, which is often known as The Karen.

The most popular group of The Karen is the Padaung tribe, with the characteristic neck ring worn by their women, but they are only one of the sub-groups of the Karen tribe.

The Karen, the Padaung tribe, are very iconic with the brass ring around their neck.
The Karen, the Padaung tribe, are very iconic with the brass ring around their neck.