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The different steps of Juging cham

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Resource #: 67620 (URL for reference)

  • The Juging Cham Dance (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Terma Dance, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Chukha

Keywords: Cham, Chhukha, Chukha Dzong, people, Tsechu, Tsechu


by Dawa Tshering

This image represents one of the religious figure and is widely performed all across the country during the Tsechu festivals. According to the history the dance of Juging was introduced by the famous treasure discoverer popularly known as Tertoen Pemalingpa in the 15th century.

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This resource was provided by Shejun (Documentation of Bhutan's Oral Cultures sponsored by Arcadia). The copyright holder is Shejun (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Dawa Tshering

Photograph Date: 31/Oct/2014

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