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Side view of of the Bar Lhakhang

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  • Lhakhang (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Bamboo Architecture, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Buli

Keywords: man, wall


by Yeshi Wangchuk

This is the newly renovated Bar Lhakhang located at the Centre of Trong village, Buli. The old Lhakhang that was the constructed by the Chudrak Lama Sonam Gyaltshen was deteriorated and the Gewog Administration, Khentruel Garab Dorji and the people of Buli, constructed the new Lhakhang.The Lhakhang was the seat of Fourth Terton Rigzin Pema Lingpa, Whereby we see a small spot with round pileup stone below the Lhakhang, where he was doing the work of smithy.

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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: Yeshi Wangchuk

Photograph Date: 10/Dec/2014

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