Bhutanese Society of Kentucky, Inc. has organized a cultural program as a part of society’s activity to keep live the cultural values of Bhutanese community in a post resettlement period.
The program was marked with Nepali dances and songs along with poems recitations by emerging talents. According to the Society, they organized the program amidst a huge gathering of Bhutanese and the Americans. Welcoming the gathering, Ram Adhikari expressed the need of hour to continue such cultural elements in a new environment. ‘The society is attempting to harmonize the values expressed by the cultural elements of each ethnic group of the Bhutanese society.”
The participants of the program mainly consisted of the young students of county schools who attempted to harness their budding talents.
Bishnu Pokhrel and Jiwan Bista, the board members of the society, highlighted on the various activities successfully completed by the society since 2009. They also expressed the concern for making the future programs realize and called for the larger participation of members of the community in future.
By Buddhamani Dhakal/BNS