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From the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Diana K. Myers

From the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Textile Arts of Bhutan

by Diana K. Myers

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Serindia Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exhibitions,
  • Textile fabrics,
  • Design - Textile & Costume,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Textile design,
  • Art,
  • Textile Arts - General,
  • Asian,
  • Social history,
  • Textile arts,
  • Textile fabrics, Bhutan,
  • Bhutan

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPeabody Essex Museum (Corporate Author), Susan S. Bean (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8292125M
    ISBN 100906026318
    ISBN 109780906026311

    Land of the Thunder Dragon Long closed off from the rest of the world, Bhutan is beginning to open itself to travelers drawn to its breathtaking scenery, welcoming culture and humble spirituality.


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Bhutan is called Druk Yul - Land of Thunder Dragon. Because of the violent and large thunderstorms that whip down through the valleys from the Himalayas, Bhutan is known as the Land of Thunder Dragon.

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Photographed over the course of three years, Bhutan: Land of the Thunder Dragon transports us to colorful festivals and religious traditions, continuing to the remote communities along the roof of the world.

This book encompasses a wide range of landscape, portrait, and editorial photographs sure to impress and please any reader interested in travel, photography, and/or Himalayan : John Berthold.

Essentially, the country is divided into three major land regions: plains and river valleys in the south; a mid-Himalayan (5, to 14, ft. high) area north of the valleys; and the mountainous. After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Punakha, the old capital town of Bhutan.

After checking into hotel, proceed to visit Punakha Dzong, a massive structure built at the junction of two was the capital of Bhutan untiland still serves as the winter residence of the monk body.

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From the Land of the Thunder Dragon: Textile Arts of Bhutan (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. From the Land of the Thunder Dragon: Textile Arts of Bhutan. Author. Diana K. Myers & Susan S. Bean & Michael Aris & Françoise Pommaret & Diana K. Myers & Susan S. Bean. Publisher. Serindia Publications, Inc.

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The official video of the Tourism Council of Bhutan. [Arirang Prime] The mysterious country of Bhutan, where earth meets sky (하늘과 맞닿은 신비의 나라, 부탄) - Duration: A devoted immersion into Bhutan’s natural terrain and the spiritual history of its people, Françoise Pommaret’s Bhutan: Himalayan Mountain Kingdom is a brilliantly crafted and researched anthropological study of the country known as the ‘Land of the Peaceful Thunder Dragon.’ Secluded from modern day amenities and culture, the sovereign and devout kingdom of the Land of the Peaceful Author: Lindsay Parnell.

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Bhutan: Land of the Thunder Dragon. Tom Owen Edmunds. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. hillside Himalaya history of Bhutan huge India Jey Khempo Jigme Dorji Wangchuck journey jungle King Jigme Dorji King Sindhu land late majesty living majesty King Jigme.

Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs Exhibition catalogues Exhibitions: Additional Physical Format: Online version: From the land of the thunder dragon. London: Serindia Publications ; Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, © A druk appears on the flag of Bhutan, holding jewels to represent wealth.

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It’s a place that hasn’t given in to the modern age and where gross national happiness is more important than gross national product. Trip to Bhutan to learn about Buddhism. The group departed from the US with a college professor of Eastern religions.

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The dragon appellation is latest among the local names for Bhutan and gained currency only after the unification of the country in the 17 th century.

divided diagonally from the lower hoist-side corner; the upper triangle is yellow and the lower triangle is orange; centered along the dividing line is a large black and white dragon facing away from the hoist side; the dragon, called the Druk (Thunder Dragon), is the emblem of the nation; its white color stands for purity and the jewels in its claws symbolize wealth; the background colors.

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