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News Bhutan » Music: Cultural evening to celebrate India-Bhutan friendship

News channel or source: http://www.kuenselonline.com/cultural-evening-to-celebrate-india-bhutan-friendship/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

As part of 50 years of India Bhutan friendship celebrations, the Nehru-Wangchuck Cultural Centre is organising a Cultural evening on “Music and Dances of North East India” at the RUB’s Convention hall on February 24. The colourful and vibrant culture ...

News Bhutan » Music: Bhutan Faces Challenges As it Sits Between Asia's Biggest Powers

News channel or source: http://wuwm.com/post/bhutan-faces-challenges-it-sits-between-asias-biggest-powers
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

There, the Chinese began building a road on land Bhutan claims for its own. India rushed in troops. (SOUNDBITE OF RITUAL HOUSE-BLESSING MUSIC) MCCARTHY: One recent Sunday, this 65-year-old farmer, who goes only by the name Kado, performed the annual ...

News Bhutan » Music: Bhutan Happiness exhibit opens in late February

News channel or source: http://www.kitv.com/story/37532903/bhutan-happiness-exhibit-opens-in-late-february
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Directed by Roko Belic, 2011, 75 minutes. Sunday, April 15, 2 – 3 p.m. Illustrated Talk: “Music in Bhutan: Himalayan Connections” by Anna Stirr, PhD, Associate Professor of Asian Studies, University of Hawai‘i at Manoa. Sunday, April 29 ...

News Bhutan » Music: From 'playable stamps’ to minidiscs – the joys of dead media

News channel or source: https://www.spectator.co.uk/2018/02/edison-decried-the-electric-recording-as-a-mere-volume-fad/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Listen closely, among the shelves of the last remaining music shops, in student dorm rooms and amid the ... brightly coloured ‘playable stamps’ from Bhutan, and record-your-own souvenir records, all the way up to more recent missteps in format history ...

News Bhutan » Music: PM Modi stresses on women empowerment in 41st Mann Ki Baat

News channel or source: https://www.indiablooms.com/news-details/N/38142/pm-modi-stresses-on-women-empowerment-in-41st-mann-ki-baat.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

India has made a pioneering effort – BIMSTEC, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bhutan & Nepal – a joint disaster ... we have been hearing about the myriad types of festivals - be it music festivals, food festivals, film festivals ...

News Bhutan » Music: Object Space exhibition demonstrates how arts help refugees and others navigate life's journeys

News channel or source: https://www.inlander.com/spokane/object-space-exhibition-demonstrates-how-arts-help-refugees-and-others-navigate-lifes-journeys/Content?oid=8265456
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The arts saved her — dance, music, visual art — as did travel ... Nepali, originally born in Bhutan; and Arabic speakers, especially those who assisted U.S. military operations and fear their execution upon return to their homelands, says Fakasiieiki.

News Bhutan » Music: Hitting the right notes for peace

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/hitting-the-right-notes-for-peace/article22846359.ece
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

She was here for ‘Music Beyond Borders’, a symphony concert featuring ... And gradually, she hopes that artistes from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka will come together, and make the South Asian Symphony ...

News Bhutan » Music: Traditions of Bhutan

News channel or source: http://articles.latimes.com/2000/oct/20/local/me-39387
Publication date: hursday 19 October 2000

People like Jigme help to preserve our traditional music and dance." Drukpa's music includes Buddhist and secular works. In Bhutan, a country with 600,000 people, Mahayana Buddhism is the state religion, and monks and nuns make up about 10% of the population.

News Bhutan » Music: Bhutan Celebrates Royal Wedding With Music, Dance and Free Lunch

News channel or source: https://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2011/10/13/bhutan-celebrates-royal-wedding-with-music-dance-and-free-lunch/
Publication date: hursday 13 October 2011

PUNAKHA, Bhutan – The road across Bhutan, the mountain kingdom tucked in India’s northeast, was virtually empty of cars Thursday morning as the nation woke to watch the nation’s king get married. King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, 31 years old ...

News Bhutan » Music: A sneak-peek into the colourful carnival that Bhutan's first ever K-Pop concert was

News channel or source: http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/bhutan-first-ever-k-pop-concert-korea-music-lifest/1/983072.html
Publication date: uesday 20 June 2017

Korean or K-Pop is a popular musical genre originally from South Korea and very popular in Bhutan. The term is more often used in a narrower sense, to describe a modern form of South Korean pop music that has dominated the music scene of Korea for the last ...