Capital city Thimphu celebrates its annual tsechu, for three days, which began yesterday. Monsoon having ceased, farm work temporarily suspended until harvest and offices closed, it’s a time for leisure for Thimphu residents, who head to the majestic Tashichhhodzong in their best attire saved for the occasion. There will be age-old sacred mask dances and […]
There was once a devout monk, who was returning to his monastery on a hilltop after a quick trip to a small village in the valley, where he was regularly invited to conduct ritual for villagers. The monk, who feared distractions by comforts and other worldly amusements of the village, in his spiritual quest, was […]
It’s a tale of a small kingdom, where its people lived in close harmony with nature, dense forests that selfishly guarded it for centuries from invasions – humans and associated cultures. Animals that resided in the woods were manifestations of deities that watch over inhabitants of the land. Mountains were where they resided. Under […]Translate »Copy Protected by Chetan's WP-Copyprotect.