The Philippi headwear collection is currently the world’s largest
collection of clerical, ecclesiastical and religious head coverings
and is unique in both its scope and size. You will find examples of headgear from every religious persuasion around the globe, whether ceremonial or worn as part of everyday life. In addition, the collection includes 116 religious objects.
January 04, 2012
Buddhist Headcovering: The Shana Hat from Bhutan
Shana is meaning "black hat".
This hat is worn by the head monks while performing a certain ritual to subdue the evils.