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Woman receives guest with a smile from inside the hut

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Resource #: 68907 (URL for reference)

  • Traditional hut (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Bamboo Pen, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Jigme (Latitude: 26.946606; Longitude: 89.237006)


by Kencho Wangmo

The third day of Doyas new year festival. The particualr image is taken on early morning before the ritual ceremony. The lady of the house welcomes the villagers for the ritual with a smile on her face. The particular image is a typical Doya hut which is being made of the raw materials available in their locality.

Associated Resources

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: Monika Subba

Photograph Date: 25/Sep/2014

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