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The dance of Ging displaying to the public.

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Resource #: 69374 (URL for reference)

  • Tsholing cham Dance (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Sacred Dance, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Thimphu

Keywords: temple, Tendrel Thang, Thimphu Tshechu


by Dawa Tshering

With his terrifying mask with the drum in his hand runs around the crowd to give blessing to the people so, as to would liberate them from the misfortunes. After they finish blessing the people Ging dancers gathers together in the ground and display their dances to the public.

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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: Tseten Tshering

Photograph Date: 05/Oct/2014

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