PAWOS - What does PAWOS stand for? The Free Dictionary
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In many dances of victory or of subjugation of evil spirits, such as the Drametse Ngacham, the Gings or the Pawos
, dancers are barefoot and do not wear a shirt (figures 5 and 6).
This anthropocentric attitude is captured in the comical popular tales of pawo, heroes, who are seen to perform amazing actions of strength, wit and cunning.
There was once a great Pawo known as Yamphung Penpo who worked as a trader.