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Turning dark into light

Profile: Lemo, 42, lives in a single-storey house below the road to Enducholing Dzong, located a few meters above the Trongsa-Zhemgang highway in Langthel, Trongsa.

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Overcoming all odds

A single parent finds refuge in tasseling

Profile: After she got married to an alcoholic husband at the age of 16, life became difficult for Tshodhen Dema, now 38.

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A house too far

Connectivity: Fancy cars zoom by on the Paro-Thimphu highway right in front of Aum Peday’s two-storey Bhutanese house in Bjamtshangka, Shaba gewog.

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Preserving Zhungdra

Culture: At a time when traditional music is undergoing change in the country, it’s timely that Zhungdra, one of the oldest styles of traditional folk music, is properly documented and archived for future references.

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Taking matters into their own hands

A group of women are maintaining the farm road that leads to their village

Community: With kiras hiked up above their ankles and wearing flip flops, more than 20 women armed with spades are slicing stones and making gravel.

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