Focus of this little exhibition is the people and culture of Bhutan. A unique mountainous country in the Eastern Himalayas, where I recently spent 8 months.

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Young Layap girls, Laya.

 

Gangtey Monastery in the Phobjika Valley during the annual festival.

 

 

Trashi Chhoe Dzong in Thimphu an early morning.

 

 

School children taking benefit of UN's World Food Programme, Wangdue.

 

 

The lively one-street town of Wangdue after sunset.

 

Shacham, the stag dance, Gangtey Monastery.

 

Tashigang Dzong, Eastern Bhutan.

 

 

 

Woman from the Brokpa tribe, Far-Eastern Bhutan.

'The Crane Dance' at the annual black-necked crane festival, Phobjika Valley. 

 

 

 

Frayed prayer flags shimmy in the wind in front  of Chendebji Chorten.

Young Buddhist monks near Dechen Phodrang, Thimphu.

 

Prayer wheels and sandals - the entrance of a                                              Buddhist temple.