Let us take you on a visual journey around this mystical Himalayan sub-kingdom: Buddhist monks, ornate monasteries, archery and carved phalluses all make up this colourful and exotic mountain Shangri-La
Phallus decoration on the wall of a house in Thimphu.
Archery competition, Bumthang, Bhutan
Asia, bhutan, Phobjikha valley, Tsechu festival at Gangtey Gompa Monastery
Dance of the Skeletons at the Tamshingphala Choepa festival in Bumthang.
Bhutan, Gangtey village, Rainbow over two monks with praying flags in the Phobjikha Valley (MR)
Asia, Amankora Resort, Paro, Bhutan. Dancing is an important part of all major festivals in Bhutan depicting important events in peoples lives and honoring the life and work of Lord Buddha.
Asia, Bhutan, Phobjikha Valley, Gangtey Gompa Monastery, monk at window
Asia, Paro Dzong, Paro, Bhutan. Young monks enjoying a moment of relaxation and companionship in the courtyard of their Dzong between prayer sessions and classes.