This is not a manicured vision of earthly paradise. People live here, incorporating their spiritual practice and values into every aspect of daily life. Waiting with the locals for The Road to open Lucky for us, there’s a roadside market to keep us all occupied while we wait Hard at work Not everybody works hard
There are places in the world so beautiful they leave you breathless and stunned. I think the Gods made these places to catch us off guard and defenseless. The power of these places passes through us like some kind of spiritual electroshock therapy. Pretty sneaky bunch, those Gods.
Five hours of winding roads takes you from the capital city of Thimphu to the remote village of Gangtey. As fortune would have it, our visit was perfectly timed for the Black Crane Festival. The festival is held every year in November to celebrate the return of the endangered Black Neck Crane to their winter […]