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A long walk of life

December 2, 2013 Editor 0

… Bishnu Maya Karki, now 69, formerly from Samdrup Jongkhar in southern Bhutan, who lost most of her family members at five, later spent her childhood in a family-owned ‘gotth’ (cow-shed) rearing cattle, chronicled her […]

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One Nation One People Pie: A treat tasted bitter

August 31, 2013 Editor 2

Dagapela Series IV (…contd) “All truth passes through three stages: First, it is ridiculed; second, it is violently opposed; Third, it is accepted as self-evident.” – Arthur Schopenhauer   Slaughter of Nepali language Three languages […]

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The heroic saga of Bharat Rai

June 25, 2013 Editor 0

Barat Rai was born on July 14, 1924 at Nimring VDC of Bhojpur district that lies in the eastern part of Nepal. At a young age of 18, Rai was recruited to the British Army. […]

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Nostalgia of my antic house

May 23, 2013 Editor 1

Very often my heart is filled with nostalgia of my hometown back in Bhutan. In every such situation, a snapshot of my generation-old house vividly appears in front of my eyes. Tears trickled down my […]

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Digging Dagapela : Uncovering foot prints buried

October 9, 2012 Editor 6

Dagana is a district in southern Bhutan with   headquarters centered in Daga town. Dagana district  is bordered by Thimphu and Chukha district to the West, Wangdue and Tsirang district to the North and East respectively […]

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Saga of 40 years in Bhutan forests

October 4, 2012 Editor 4

Whenever you visit the Bhutanese refugee camps at Jhapa and Morang districts in Eastern Nepal, you will meet senior citizens, who have long way carried stories of various natures. Such stories vary from the most […]