This culture is called the Sha. Its people are the Shan, and they are a human society.
They speak Sha. Sha is a breathy and tonal language. It uses a semanto-phonetic writing system, with characters composed of angular lines, arcs, and slashes. The sample phrase "Hello! It is good to see you, friend." in Sha is said "vik! Heb chak ðewfid fojzhak thok, shachek. "
They originally came from a wetlands region.
Buildings have walls made of narrow bricks covered over with plaster, and roofs are flat and made of stone tiles. Doors are made of thin wood and rounded on top. Windows are small and round. For decoration, people often plant large trees around their homes.
This style of music has a single rhythm with a fast beat. It is very loud, with simple harmony. It has a wandering melody with a high pitch in a major key. Usually, it has a reedy timbre.
As the Shan hail originally from a wetlands region, their clothing style is appropriate for that kind of place. They often wear the following:
Common colors include moderate blue, and black. Decoration tends towards simple embroidery.
For jewelry, some of the following are common:
Common main dishes for the Shan include:
Common desserts include:
The most common alcoholic beverages are:
As far as eating customs go, they have the following:
The Shan have a shamanistic outlook. They gather in medicine lodges.