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Its believed to be the head of the snakes which we can see around god shiva

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Resource #: 69033 (URL for reference)

  • 108 stone snake heads (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Historical Account and Narrative, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Bukay A


by Monika Subba

According the Pandit this is believed to snake's head which consists of 108 heads.This images were taken on our way to Bhukey Dham.It contains images of mountains,fields,houses(local),rivers,waterfall,cave,108 stone snake heads,ground shivling(local term for god shiva's worship stone) and the Inner dark shiva temple.

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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: Monika Subba

Photograph Date: 06/Jun/2014

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