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The auspicious symbol

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Resource #: 67759 (URL for reference)

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Tibet and Himalayas: Painting, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Chukha

Keywords: Cham, Chhukha, Chukha Dzong, people, Tsechu


by Dawa Tshering

This is one of the main auspicious symbol worshipped in Bhutanese society. This two auspicious birds consider to be the symbol of strengthening of ones life. And the white conch in the middle is the sign of the speech of Buddha and aslo considers the symbol of ones pure mind.

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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: Dawa Tshering

Photograph Date: 31/Oct/2014

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