Stories of: Kye-MaN

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Mi Sein Pyu

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804,  E, 093˚25.118 Name : Mi Sein Pyu  Village Born : To Ung Pouk Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 60+ Age Tattooed : 13 Ceremony : No Consent : Forced by parents Why : Tradition Who/Where : Tattoo artists […]

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Ma Nyunt Sein

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Nyunt Sein  Village Born : Khi-Che Myoune Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 50+ Age Tattooed : Between 10-15 Ceremony : No Consent : Pushed by parents Why : Tradition Who/Where : Tattoo house […]

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Ma Pwint Phyu

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Pwint Phyu  Village Born : Thapru Maw Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 60+ Age Tattooed : 10 Ceremony : No Consent : Yes she wanted it  Why : Tradition Who/Where : At the […]

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Ma Htwe

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Htwe  Village Born : Nat Tot Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 60+ Age Tattooed : 13 Ceremony : No Consent : Yes she wanted it  Why : Tradition Who/Where : At the artists […]

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Ma Htwe

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Htwe   Village Born : Pa Dua Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 70+ Age Tattooed : 10 Ceremony : No Consent : Yes she wanted it  Why : Tradition Who/Where : Tattoo artist […]

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Ma Oo Sein

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Oo Sein Village Born : Key-Ma Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 53 Age Tattooed : 12 Ceremony :  No Consent : Yes Why : Who/Where : Her cousin and grandmother did it at […]

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Ma Poe Lone

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Poe Lone  Village Born : Fa du wa Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 80 Age Tattooed : 11 Ceremony :  No Consent : No Why : Tradition Who/Where : Woman from another village Tools […]

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Phyu Ma

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma  N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Phyu Ma  Village Born : Fa du wa Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 80 Age Tattooed :  13 Ceremony : No Consent : She wanted it Why :  Who/Where : Female in […]

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Thandar Oo

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Thandar Oo Village Born : Zer de yan Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 57 Age Tattooed : 11 Ceremony :  No Consent : She really wanted it.  Why : Who/Where : Different village – […]

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Ngwe-Ha Ling

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ngwe-Ha Ling Village Born : Proungwa Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 70 Age Tattooed : 12 Ceremony :  No Consent : Her parents-in-law wanted it Why :  Who/Where : Different village – 1 hour […]

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Bin Ma

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Bin Ma Village Born : Kye-Ma Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 75 Age Tattooed : 15 Ceremony : No Consent : Grandmother and mother forced her Why : Who/Where : Sister in law’s […]

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Ma Aung Pyu 

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Aung Pyu  Village Born : Kye-Ma Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 65 Age Tattooed : 13 Ceremony : No Consent : Forced by parents Why : Who/Where : Female relative – 1 […]

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Pone Nya

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Pone Nya  Village Born : Kyema  Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 103 Age Tattooed : 11 Ceremony : No Consent : Yes Why : “She was a girl during Japenese occupation. Her parents were […]

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Ma Htwe Phyu

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma Htwe Phyu  Village Born : Kaw Che Mroung Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 50 Age Tattooed : 11 Ceremony : No Consent : Yes, her parents Why : Who/Where : Grandmother at her […]

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Ma hla dhu

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Ma hla dhu Village Born : Key-Ma Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 65 Age Tattooed : 15 Ceremony : No Consent : Really wanted it and had no parents Why : She wanted a […]

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Maoo-Sein

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Maoo-Sein Village Born : Nywm-Crome Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 80 Age Tattooed : 11 Ceremony : No Consent : Forced by parents but wanted it Why : Who/Where : A different village – […]

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Bhu ma

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N  20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Bhu ma Village Born : Dat-Tong Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 60 Age Tattooed : 15 Ceremony :  No Consent : Yes Why : Tradition Who/Where : Woman from a different village in her home […]

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Mai Ma

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma  N 20˚23.804, E, 093˚25.118 Name : Mai Ma  Village Born : Kye-Ma Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 80 Age Tattooed : 11 Ceremony :  No Consent : Yes Why : Tradition Who/Where : Woman from another village Tools : 2 […]

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O Zar Phyu

Village Interviewed : Kye-Ma N 20˚23.804, E 093˚25.118 Name : O Zar Phyu Village Born : Kye-Ma Trible/Group : Laitu Age : 56 Age Tattooed : 13 Ceremony : No Consent : Her mother and herself wanted her be tattooed but her […]

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