May 30, 2013
Bhutan will go into voting for the second time tomorrow i.e Friday 31st May 2013 for the primary round of National Assembly elections in all the 47 Constituency of 20 Dzongkhag.
The Political Party contesting are :
1. Druk Phuensum Tshogpa
2. People Democratic Party
3. Druk Nyamrup Tshogpa
4. Druk Chirwang Tshogpa.
The polling hours is from 9 Am till 5 Pm in the evening.
Only Two winning Political party from tomorrow election will contest for the General Election to be held in July 13 2013.
Happy Voting all the Bhutanese people.
December 28, 2011
July 23, 2009
July 22 2009 was the most memorable and historic day for all the people living in Asian region as i along with millions of people whole over the world enjoyed the longest and most Spectacular solar eclipse of the 21st Century. There was total darkness in the capital City Thimphu when the Moon completely covered the sun and lasted about a minute or so.
Here are some of the photo which i have taken from Thimphu during the Total Solar Eclipse on July 22 2009 time and it was at around 7:00 Am in the Morning.
June 17, 2009
The Famous and sacred Taktsang Monastery located about 20 minutes drive north of Paro, It hangs on a cliff at 3,120 meters (10,200 feet), some 700 meters (2,300 feet) above the bottom of Paro valley. Taktsang Monastery is rated as one of most Amazing Monastery in the World by many people. The place where the Guru Rimpoche flew over the Himalayan from Tibet in the 7th century on the back of a flying Tigress is said to be the origin of Buddhism in Bhutan.
For your kind information, no cameras and bags are allowed while entering the scared monastery for security reason. A Must See Monastery for Everyone.
In 1998,Taktsang Monastery was severely damaged by fire and now has been fully restored.
Another View of the Famous Monastery
View of Taktsang Monastery from the Entrance
Prayers Flags Waving the Tiger Nest Monastery
Prayers Flags Hanging Around Taktsang Monastery Courtyard
Taktsang Monastery View from the Trail below
Tiger Nest Monastery Nested in Cliff
Majestic Taktsang Monastery Built in Hanging Cliff