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Getting ready for Marchang ceremony

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  • Marchang (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Moving Ceremony, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Khothagpa

Keywords: Atsara, Marchang, Musician, Tsepem (Women singer)


by Sherig Dentshog and Ngawang Loday

Atsaras are playing near the Marchang. An Atsara is strucking cymbals. A man is hitting the drum. Women are singing and dancing in line. A Gomchen is blowing trumpet.

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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: Ngawang Loday

Photograph Date: 30/Sep/2014

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