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Dragon Tales-Buddha Point

A massive  golden Buddha statue  can be seen from most parts of Thimphu and today I am there to seek  his  blessings.

The Buddha  statue , a part of Buddha Dordenma  project , is  a massive  51 meters statue   situated  on top of a hill  in the 1000 acres forested Kuensel Phodrang Nature Park.  304 more words


Of Baths, Monks & Hairshirts


Today, we humans are very conscious of the importance of bathing for reasons of hygiene but it wasn’t always so. In the Middle Ages, for example, bathing had little to do with cleanliness but was undertaken for either pleasure or restoration of health. 442 more words



2 weeks in the most beautiful/ ugly country in the world.

STD MIDNIGHT life -m83

So the hubby and I board a plane a mere 4 hours after the ending of our wedding… not the wisest on our part but , the plane ride was long the delays were often and once we finally landed in Thailand we were frigging exhausted ! 1,242 more words


Thursday Doors - October 20, 2016

Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in on the fun by creating your own Thursday Doors post each week and then sharing it, between Thursday morning and Saturday noon (North American… 605 more words


Monks, Manuscripts and Sundials (History of Science and Medicine Library) by Eagleton PDF DOWNLOADS TORRENT

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Product Details:

Product Details:

Author(s): Eagleton

Publisher: BRILL

Category: History

Date: 11.01.2010

Pages: 292

Language: English

ISBN-10: 9004176659

ISBN-13: 9789000000000… 772 more words


Slow roads: Sikkim and West Bengal

We left Darjeeling the next day for Pelling in Sikkim. Our route took us through slopes cushioned with the wobbly lines of tea bushes before becoming much steeper and more wooded. 1,031 more words