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Uighur Woman Chopping Onions - Kashgar, China

Uighur Woman Chopping Onions - Kashgar, China

This woman had teary eyes from chopping mounds of onions for somsas (meat filled pastries). Our concern grew when we spied her reddish hands. The tinted rings on her fingers are due to henna, not blood. Taken in Kashgar, China. Read more about Xinjiang cuisine and Kashgar. © www.uncorneredmarket.com

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