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Changche offering of Nangkor Festival

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Resource #: 68865 (URL for reference)

  • Changche (English )

Tibet and Himalayas: Folk Knowledge and Customs, Bhutan Cultural Library

Location: Nangkor

Keywords: drum, flag, people, Trumpet


by Sherig Dentshog

This was a Changche ceremony for the opening of Nangkor Festival. It was headed by Tshampa called Sherab Tharchen. Achara is offering flag to him for he is praying for the good fortune of the featival.

Associated Resources

This resource was provided by Shejun (Documentation of Bhutan's Oral Cultures sponsored by Arcadia). The copyright holder is Shejun (only private uses permitted).

Resource type: Image

Photographer: Ngawang Loday

Photograph Date: 05/Oct/2014

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