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Remoen, hope for young and underprivileged

The origin of Remoen began in October 2013 when executive director and founder, Karma Yangdon, invited her friends from Austria and Germany to visit the remote areas of Bhutan. Their journey took them to several monasteries, temples, and schools.

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Boosting your workout

I have been working out for sometime now. I am thinking of taking creatine supplements, but I am a bit hesitant as people say they could damage our kidneys. Also, I was once diagnosed with TB, so I am afraid.

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Choesham

Choesham (མཆོད་བཤམ་) generally refers to the shrine room in a Bhutanese household architecture and more specifically to the shrine built to house the holy objects.

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Adopt a PET!

My name is Julia. This is a very exotic name for a Bhutanese dog, isn’t it? Let me tell you my story. This is not a fairy tale, or is it? I was born in the streets or rather on the roads of Thimphu. I was a street dog.

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Bhatti Ka Murgh

Method: Mix all the chicken ingredients into a smooth paste and rub the marinade generously all over the chicken skin. Cover and refrigerate for eight hours or overnight.

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Instilling GNH values in the society

The Fourth Druk Gyelpo introduced the Gross National Happiness in the 1970s. Organisations such as Centre for Bhutan Studies and GNH research, and GNH commission exist for better policy planning and research. The need to implement the values rooted in equity, humanity and kindness is seen as crucial.

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Shedra Monastic College

Shedra (དྲུག་པ་ཚེས་བཞི་) is a commentarial monastic college in the Himalayan Buddhist system. Although religious seminaries existed for many centuries for training the priests and imparting Buddhist education, the term shedra, literally exposition centre, seems to have gained frequency only in the 19th century after the establishment of Dzogchen Śrī Siṃha Shedra in eastern Tibet.

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Adopt a dog!

Yes, I do speak English and Doggie, even if am still a very young puppy! Doggie language is my mother tongue and I got to learn English and a little Dzongkha while at the shelter. Some of the other dogs here speak Tshangla or Nepali, and Kengkha.

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