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Bhutan, nestling in the heart of the great Himalaya, has for centuries remained aloof from the rest of the world. Since its doors were cautiously opened in 1974, visitors have been mesmerised: the environment is pristine, the scenery and architecture awesome and the people hospitable and charming.

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Alternative Energy is energy derived from resources

Mon, 15 Dec 2014 | By susiehu123 | Views [38]

Alternative Energy is energy derived from resources that are regenerative and for all functional purposes may not be used up. Sources such as the sun and the wind, will never be exhausted and therefore known as renewable. They result in a lesser number ... Read more >

Happiness in the Land of the Thunderdragon

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 | By jenjiramilan | Flickr Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Having grown up in an adventurous family, I quickly learned that I’m not complete without a camera in my hand. If exploration begins in your own backyard, then Bangkok’s my sandbox. Growing up in a fast paced Asian city taught me to capture the ever-changing ... Read more >
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Tags: 2014 Travel Photography Scholarship

Bhutan: A Window into the Kingdom of Happines

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 | By aliceonthelam | Views [17]

When those familiar with Bhutan knew I'd be visiting, inevitably we would discuss Gross National Happiness. I was curious to see it in action and spent a lot of time thinking about it while in Bhutan and since my visit. What does it mean and how to classify ... Read more >

The Nature

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 | By tshewangsadventure | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

I am but a 3rd year college student. I am the 6th of 8 siblings. Son to dead mother and a hope to benign father. I grew up in far flung remote eastern Bhutan where people knew no Camera; where life is at its simplest and only dream to capture were stories ... Read more >
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Tags: 2014 Travel Photography Scholarship

Photos: My Scholarship entry - An image Reflects the Thoughts of Actions

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 | By innovation | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

My name is Sonam Wangdi. I was born and brought up to a common family. I am working as a freelance guide. My passion is to captured unique moments that have great value to beauty of images. During adventure times, I experienced photography is the one ... Read more >
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Photos: My Scholarship entry - Bhutan: A Window into the Kingdom of Happiness

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 | By aliceonthelam | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

I'm in the midst of a four month sabbatical, time I wanted to take to explore the world. In devoting this time to being more present and focusing on a love of mine -- travel -- I've also re-discovered my love for photography. As I will be on the road ... Read more >
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People Living in Harmony with Community & Nature

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 | By expression | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Born to a common family with a desire to do something unique; being in photo is not my hobby but being behind the camera and taking the photo is my passion which I love doing. My passion for photography started at young age learning through my own experience ... Read more >
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Life in Rural Bangladesh; Picturesque scenes

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 | By tshewangsjournal | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

About me? well, I am a son to dead mother; younger brother to five elder sisters, elder brother to 2 younger brothers; an amateur Photographer. Currently pursing population studies in University of Dhaka. Why Should I be chosen? I am one among thousands ... Read more >
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Photos: Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan

Fri, 27 Jun 2014 | By chhoden | Photo Gallery

This is the way to the last Shangri La, the Land of the Peaceful Dragon, the Jewel of the Himalayas. Welcome to your dream destination, the crown jewel of your many journeys. Welcome to Bhutan!
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An Adventure of Mith

Thu, 15 May 2014 | By happy_travelling | Views [29] | Scholarship Entry

We left behind the poetic city Punakha and commenced for trekking at morning; we crossed the prayer wheel, circled it thrice and wished for something. The Buddhist believes if someone circled the prayer wheel or move it thrice his/her wishes come true.... Read more >

Tags: 2014 Travel Writing Scholarship - Euro Roadtrip

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Seek enlightenment: by aliceonthelam, Views[13]
Seek enlightenment

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Respect nature: by aliceonthelam, Views[10]
Respect nature

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Preserve tradition: by aliceonthelam, Views[12]
Preserve tradition

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Be kind to all creatures: by aliceonthelam, Views[14]
Be kind to all creatures

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Dochula Pass_ 30 KM drive from Thimphu_July_2010: by tshewangsadventure, Views[11]
Dochula Pass_ 30 KM drive from Thimphu_July_2010

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