Nong Tao, Karen Hilltribe, Chiang Mai

Nong Tao​ is a Karen village located in the upper section of the Mae Wang river basin in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand. Their beliefs and fables express the interdependence between man and nature. The Community consists of 600 villagers from 120 families living in the forest area of 4,000 rai (6.4 square meters) for over 250 years.

Interesting Topics :

  1. 1)  Man and Nature relationship
  2. 2)  Rotational cropping
  3. 3)  Community forest
  4. 4)  Tradition / Ritual / Folktale
  5. 5)  Livelihood of Karen

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