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  1. Royal Enfield Tour of Bhutan kickstarts One Ride 2014Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | India Auto News

    Royal Enfield Tour of Bhutan 3rd edition has been flagged off by Mr. R.K Sachdeva, Regional Manager , Royal Enfield.

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  2. Discover a kingdom where happiness rulesRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    The Taktsang Palphug Monastery, also known as the Tiger's Nest, is a dramatic and physically demanding destination for tourists to Bhutan.

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  3. Discover a kingdom where happiness rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    The Taktsang Palphug Monastery, also known as the Tiger's Nest, is a dramatic and physically demanding destination for tourists to Bhutan.

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  4. World Autism DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | CNN

    World Autism Awareness Day is observed on April 2 annually, and was sanctioned by the United Nations since 2007. In Bhutan the event is being organised by Bhutan ability society which is looked after by her Majesty the Queen. The event is attended by ...

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  5. Bhutan tourism market reported strong growth in visitor numbers in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    Travel and tourism grows due to strong increase in arrivals in 2012. Arrivals into Bhutan showed strong growth in 2012.

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  6. New York Public Library Puts Major Dance Video Archive OnlineRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | Hyperallergic

    ... Royal Ballet of Cambodia, and the Dance Division and Core of Culture's three year project of recording the Kingdom of Bhutan's vanishing dance traditions, such as this cacophonous drum dance of Sangay Lingpa . There are also modern pieces like the ...

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  7. What freedom looks like to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | BBC News

    ... Keogan, 23, of his photograph, taken in the UK. Student Jhana Tshong, 22, says: "Coming home to the Paro Valley in Bhutan, I feel most free. It is my land, my identity, my freedom." For Sadie Cornette Cook, 16, from North Carolina in the US, freedom ...

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  8. Why spend all your money to come here? www.bhutanoutlanderadviser.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | CNN

    Travelling in the spectacular mountainous Bhuddhist Kingdom of Bhutan is an exclusive and unique experience for even the most seasoned travelers.

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  9. Insight Vacations Welcomes the Spring Season Celebrating Holi, India's Festival of ColoursRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | BayStreet.ca

    TORONTO, ONTARIO / ACCESSWIRE / March 28, 2014 / Insight Vacations , the leader of premium and luxury escorted journeys, celebrates Holi, India's Spring festival and the world's biggest colour party, with a 12 per cent savings available on selected departures for six of their most in-demand itineraries to India, Nepal and Bhutan.

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  10. Cell phones catapult 'Shangri-La' Bhutan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2014 | Suria

    Sitting in his office in Bhutan's sleepy capital, newspaper editor Tenzing Lamsang muses on the dramatic impact of cell phone technology on a remote Himalayan kingdom known as the "last Shangri-La".

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  11. Houston, are you happy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Day of Happiness, an annual observance declared by the United Nations in 2012. The idea came from the Kingdom of Bhutan, which adopted a Gross National Happiness Index to argue that a nation's happiness is as crucial to its progress as its gross ...

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  12. Maglana: In pursuit of happinessRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | Sun-Star

    ... global happiness sounds akin to the Gross National Happiness (GNH) measurement being advocated by the Kingdom of Bhutan as its leading economic indicator. Rather than the globally common Gross National Product (GNP), Bhutan analyzes the same ...

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  13. Otaki - an Asian hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Southland Times

    ... in a nine-page splash on 10 easy trips in the Asia region. Otaki and its kite festival came in at No 2, between Paro, Bhutan - home of the Drukpa Buddhism festival - and the peach blossom extravaganza in Beijing's Pinggu district. ''I provided some ...

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  14. What Bhutan Can Teach America About HappinessRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Switched

    Many Americans may not have ever heard of Bhutan, but Ben Henretig, author of "The Happiest Place," thinks it's time for that to change.

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  15. Today Is the International Day of HappinessRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Fire Dog Lake

    Inspired by the concept of "Gross Happiness" and originating from the Kingdom of Bhutan's fourth King Jigme Singye Wangchuck, also known as The "Dragon King."

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  16. What does a person need to be happy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Al+ Armenia

    ... rnational day of Happiness. It is interesting that UNO got a call for setting Happiness Day by a small country called Bhutan. According to some information, the residents of the Kingdom of Bhutan are the happiest people in the world.

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  17. Otaki one of Asia's hotspots: Lonely PlanetRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... in a nine-page splash on 10 easy trips in the Asia region. Otaki and its kite festival came in at No 2, between Paro, Bhutan - home of the Drukpa Buddhism festival - and the peach blossom extravaganza in Beijing's Pinggu district. ''I provided some ...

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  18. UN International Day of Happiness 2014: A Probe into How Bhutanese...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... of 'Gross Domestic Product' ( Proudly touting the concept of Gross National Happiness, the tiny Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan has been following an uncanny government policy that aims to strike a fine balance between material gain and spiritual ...

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  19. Dana Wensley: Why Gross National Happiness beats Gross National ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Bhutan has become the poster child for an alternative measure of prosperity, and the UN is promoting this new way of viewing the world.

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  20. A Bhutan-born guitarist finds inspiration and home in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Independent Weekly

    ... to be as easy for Dorji as it might have been for an American teenager: Dorji lived in Thimphu, the capital city of Bhutan, the mountainous and sparsely populated country clasped like a pearl between India and China. With a population of around ...

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