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Sacred objects that are presented for the handing-taking

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Resource #: 67609 (URL for reference)

  • Handing-Taking of Dechenling Lhakhang (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Account of an Image, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Tang

Keywords: bamboo basket, Drilbu a ritual bell, Statue of Buddha, Statue of Guru Pema Jungney, Statue of Zhubdrung, Terumpet=རྐང་དུང་།


by Yeshi Wangchuk

These are some of the sacred objects presented during the handing and taking ceremony. The sacred objects in the picture are; an eight inches statue of Buddha, four inches Guru Pema Jungney, and the statue of Zhabdrung.

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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: 16/Jan/2015

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