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Priests performing the tema ritual after the torjab ritual

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Resource #: 67588 (URL for reference)

  • Tema Ritual (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: 3rd admin unit (United States), Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Tang

Keywords: Priests, Ritual object of torjab, Tema torma


by Yeshi Wangchuk

Priests performing the Tema ritual after coming back from the torma throwing ritual known as torjab. After this ritual all of them in a cirle do the Drodung by catching each other’s hands and stepping clockwise and anticlock wise alternatively.

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This resource was provided by Shejun (Documentation of Bhutan's Oral Cultures sponsored by Arcadia). The copyright holder is Shejun (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Yeshi Wangchuk

Photograph Date: 21/Dec/2014

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