Kayan Lahwi woman with brass neck coils and traditional clothing sitting next to the front door of her home. In the background stands a buddhist altar. The Long Neck Kayan (also called Padaung in Burmese) are a sub-group of the Karen ethnic people from Burma. They are both animists and boudhists. Women wear spiral coils around their neck and lower legs.They are also nicknamed 'giraffe women'. Pan Pet Region, Kayah State, Myanmar. April 2019.