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Chicken Malai Kebab

Ingredients Chicken Breast (Boneless) 100 gms Cashewnut 100 gms Cream 100 ml Garlic 10 gms Ginger 10 gms Yoghurt (curd) 100 gms Garam masals 5 gms Oil 50 ml Cumin powder 5 gms  Salt to taste Pepper to taste  Malt vinegar 50 ml Butter 10 gms  Coriander leaf, lemon 50 …

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Ridam / Ladam

Ridam / ladam (རི་བསྡམ་/ལ་བསྡམ་) is a practice of mountain closure which is known in many parts of Bhutan. The entire area or a certain part of the mountain is closed to human entry and use during certain periods, often from spring to autumn. During this period, people are generally not …

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Adopt a PET!

Kuzu kuzu! My name is Lama. No, I am not a Buddhist lama. I am too young and not wise enough and I spend my days playing with my sister Lhamo and my brother Lemo. Believe it or not the three of us arrived at different dates at the shelter …

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A winter ritual to bring the community together

The dusty farm road cutting the slopes and hills between Bemji village and Doksephey lhakhang in Trongsa is too small for Thuji. The 73-year-old man is returning from the monastery, perched on a gentle slope overlooking the Mangdechu meandering through the valley, after attending a nyungne, a fasting ritual. As …

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Try to see the situation from different angles

Lam, I need your advice. I got married a few years ago and have a two-year-old son. From the very beginning my parents-in-law were against me. They had some land on which they constructed a building and so they feel that their family is better than mine. It is true …

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Bhutan Post – evolving with change

Enabled with technology, the organisation is exploring opportunities in e-commerce The phone beeps… “Hello, I am Garp Lungi Khorlo.” The lady from the other end replies, “I, Nyala Duem awaits you” This is not a prank. It is a jingle played on Radio Valley describing one of the new services …

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Chicken caesar salad

Ingredients Chicken Breast (Boneless) 100 gms Romane Lettuce (Green Lettuce) 100 gms Mayonnaise 10 gms Garlic 5 gms Lime 1 Parmesan cheese 20 gms Olive 5 gms Olive Oil 10 ml Salt to taste Pepper to taste Bread 50 gms Method  Heat oven to 200C/fan 180C/gas 6. Tear the bread …

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Adopt a PET!

Kuzuzangpo la, Gutentag! My name is Hannah and I am a Pomeranian dog. I am just showing off. I cannot really speak German but because we, Pomeranian, are originally from Germany, I tried to give you a little bit of folklore. I already appeared in this column about a year …

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Winter activities: Keeping students engaged meaningfully

The courtyard of Centenary Youth village in Thimphu is filled with colours, music, songs, and different artworks. Winter vacation has been a busy time for students. Three students are mixing paint. Pelden Tshomo picks up a sheet of paper and folds into two equal halves. She starts adding blue, purple …

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