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Photographs in Oral Tradition

The dancers of Royal Academy of Performing Arts The cham dance of Tungym in Thimphu Tsechu The dance of Tungyam different posture The local dancers performing traditional dance in Thimphu tsechu The folk song or dance performers. The cultural revivers from the village performing the dance. The royal dancers in Thimphu tsechu The cultural revivers
The cultural revivers from the village performing the dance. The cultural revivers from the village performing the dance. Goats enjoying their food in their pen. A two storied traditional house build in the southern foot hills of Bhutan. People drying maize Maize hung on the bamboo sticks Nar Bdr Mahat changing the grain position Rice grains being hit by the Dhiki
Rice Grains on the flour Mr.Nar Bdr Mahat and his daughter inlaw beating rice Old man using a traditional rice beating wood It's a traditional beehive Having a great time after heavy meal Kitchen of the local village people The paddy fields of Dolong village A fan made out of bamboo and is used during summer season.
The villagers perform the chapdung dance for the bride and groom Here also they have to go through tika ceremony first and then only they will get gifts After lunch both bride and groom come out in the public to receive gifts from everyone who came to witness their marriage After the whole process of letting the bride enter the house a village elder rest in peace with her lunch People enjoying lunch after attending the tika ceremony After bride and groom gets inside the house the catering team serve lunch for the guest Groom waiting outside for the tika ceremony The relative of the bride having tika ceremony

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