Bhutan in Images

Map of Bhutan

Table Mountain

Gasa Dzong and Kang Bum mountain

Gasa Dzong and Kang Bum mountain

Hiker passes Tshochena Lake (4900m)

 Bhutan Mountains

Bridge in Bhutan

 Spiritual Bhutan

Thimphu Memorial Chorten

Thimphu Memorial Chorten

 Dochula Pass

Dochula Pass

 Punakha Dzong
Punakha Dzong 




[Bhutan, first flag 1949-1956]
                   1949 - 1956

[Bhutan, second flag 1956-1969]
                  1956 - 1969

[Bhutan flag]
                   Adopted 1969
             Confirmed 8 Jun 1972


Photo: Isolated monastic fortress in the mountains of Bhutan

Photo: King Jigme Singye Wangchuck

Photo: Bhutanese farmer dries food on rooftop

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Bhutanese thanka of Mt. Meruand the Buddhist Universe, 19th century, Trongsa Dzong,Trongsa, Bhutan

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Painted Bhutanese Medicine Buddha mandala with the goddess Prajnaparamita in center, 19th century, Rubin Museum of Art

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Bhutanese Drukpa appliqueBuddhist lineage thanka withShakyamuni Buddha in center, 19th century, Rubin Museum of Art

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Contemporary hand woven Bhutanese fabrics, Bumthang District

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Bhutanese painted completemandala, 19th century, Seula GonpaPunakhaBhutan

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Bhutanese painted thanka ofGuru Nyima Ozer, late 19th century, Do Khachu Gonpa,ChukhaBhutan

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Bhutanese painted thanka ofMilarepa (1052-1135), late 19th-early 20th century,Dhodeydrag GonpaThimphu,Bhutan

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Bhutanese painted thanka of the Jataka Tales, 18th-19th century, Phajoding Gonpa,ThimphuBhutan




Refugee camp in Nepal

Lhotsampa refugees in camp

Nepali Bhutanese refugees - child and woman

Food aid in refugee camp in Nepal

Tiger’s Nest monastery  Taktshang 

Vacation tour packages throughout Bhutan