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KUZUZANGPO!

KUZUZANGPO!

Hope everyone had a “Happy” month in March, and not just one Happy day (March 20 was declared the International Day of Happiness by the UN.) The observation of that… Read more »

MEET THE NEW POLITICAL PARTIES

MEET THE NEW POLITICAL PARTIES

people want to know what the three new political parties stand for, and what they have to offer, The Raven caught up with them and posed a variety of questions… Read more »

WEAVING – THE CRAFT THAT EMPOWERS

WEAVING – THE CRAFT THAT EMPOWERS

Zangmo is a 42-year-old with three children. When her husband, a mere farmer, passed away ten years ago she was destitute, because she didn’t have an education, had no house,… Read more »

Happiness goes International

Happiness goes International

March 20, the International Day of Happiness, didn’t turn out to be as corny as expected. For a long time it seemed like the Bhutanese cynics had taken to social… Read more »

Belgium Observes first International Day of Happiness

Belgium Observes first International Day of Happiness

As in Bhutan, the first International Day of Happiness on Wednesday March 20 was celebrated in many parts of the European Union. In Brussels, the Belgian Centre for Fine Arts… Read more »

THE ROLE OF ART IN BHUTAN

THE ROLE OF ART IN BHUTAN

  Art is a word that constantly redefines our cultural, aesthetic and creative boundaries. During the Second World War, the British government wanted to cut the arts funding and put… Read more »

WHEN IN DELHI…

WHEN IN DELHI…

After the peace and quiet of Paro valley you’ll be excused for suffering a culture shock when you land in Delhi. It is a city boiling with multitudes and swarming… Read more »

A FAVOUR

A FAVOUR

By KARMA SINGYE DORJI Finally, Diamond instructed the driver to turn off the main road to enter a long driveway over strewn with golden pine needles. What the Chief said… Read more »

Ablaze in The Land of Snow

Ablaze in The Land of Snow

By SONAM WANGMO Not far from the Northern borders of Bhutan lies the Land of Snow, Tibet. It is a country whose history, traditions, and culture, are intertwined with Bhutan’s;… Read more »

The Challenges of Employment Today

The Challenges of Employment Today

Achyut Bhandari served for 30 years in the civil service  in various capacities before retiring as the Managing Director of Bhutan Post. He is currently the Vice President of Bhutan… Read more »