Bhutan is the last
Mahayana Buddhist Kingdom, and the
teachings of this school of Buddhism are
a living faith among its people.
Spirituality exists even in the urban
centers where the spinning of prayer
wheels, the murmur of mantras and the
glow of butter lamps in the houses are
Bhutan often revered as
the "land of the Peaceful Dragon"
regarded as one of the last Shangri-La
in the Himalayan region because of it's
remoteness, it's spectacular mountain
terrain, varied flora and fauna and it's
unique ancient Buddhist monasteries...
This is an
extraordinary journey into Bhutan, the
fabled land of the Thunder Dragon. You
will experience week-end bazaars and
Bhutanese hospitality at its finest. The
highlight of this trip is the Ura Valley
Tsechu. Tsechus are local festival
dances that are medieval in nature,
spiritual in content and...