khasi woman chewing betel nut quids (india)

khasi woman chewing betel nut quids (india), areca, areca nut, betel quids, east khasi hills, indigenous, mawlynnong, meghalaya, people

Khasi woman chewing Betel nut quids (India)

Areca palms trees (Betel trees) grow everywhere around here so Betel nut is consumed by all the locals (men and women), as a psycho-stimulating and euphoria-inducing drug.­

For more info about Betel nut, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Betel.

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India 2013
Surok Mawlynnong, Meghalaya 793109, India