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Yamantaka Cham Dance at Khar Festival

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Resource #: 68460 (URL for reference)

  • The Cham dance of Male and Female Yamantaka (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Monastic Dance, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Khar

Keywords: achara, flag, monks, people


by Sherig Dentshog

The cham dance of Yamantaka was doing by the villagers of Khar namely Sangay Laida and Kezang Tshering. They leapt up their left leg and straighting hand with sword on hand in face to face.

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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: Sherig Dentshog

Photograph Date: 16/Oct/2014

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