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Yet another ‘Lomba’ away from Home

I just found out that my folks at home are busy with the Lomba celebrations. This is one time of the year I miss home and my folks terribly. It’s been ages since I was home on the occasion of Lomba. I have been trying to be gay all day laughing at silly jokes, overlooking others’ fault and […]

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Spent my ‘National Day’ in the Coal Mines

Unusual as it sounds I have spent Bhutan’s 104thNational Day in the coal mines along with the truck drivers and laborers. The road to the mines was sheer nightmare; rough, bumpy and narrow.  Literally speaking, it was a roller-coaster ride. Some 5 kms from Deothang, the SD Eastern Bhutan Coal mines stood. Acres of forest […]