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As the pace of change quickens in Bhutan, so do efforts to preserve its centuries-old Buddhist art.
Bhutan · Paro · Balakha
Arts + Culture · Hotels + Resorts
Preserving Bhutan’s Sacred Art
— by Jaime Gross, Published May. 2008
Balakha | Asia | Bhutan
The Altitude: 9,843 feet.
The Perch: High up in the Himalayas’ last surviving Buddhist kingdom, the eight-suite Amankora Gangtey has broad views
Paro | Asia | Bhutan
Bhutan | Asia
This 17th-century fortress and monastery is set high on a cliff above two rivers.
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