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Title: Rituals of Bhutanese House Construction
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Chime Wongmo

Description: This text attempts to describe and explain the religious rituals incorporated in the course of house construction in Bhutan. This paper provides the first description of these rituals in any foreign (non-Bhutanese) language publication. (Mark Premo-Hopkins 2004-03-02)

Publisher Place: New Delhi
Publisher: Manohar Publications
Publisher country: India
Publisher URL: http://www.manoharbooks.com
Published Date: 1985
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Architecture
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Religion -- Rituals and Ceremonies
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Multi-Author Edited Volumes -- Conference Proceedings -- Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS) -- PIATS 3 (1982), Soundings in Tibetan Civilization
Cultural Coverage: Bhutan
Language: English
Series Title: Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies
Series volume: 3
Source: Soundings in Tibetan civilization: proceedings of the 1982 Seminar of the International Association
Source Editor: Barbara Nimri Aziz
Matthew Kapstein
Source Type: Conference Proceedings
Source Page Numbers: 107-114
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Resource Type: Article
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2004-03-02 16:23:05
Date Record Checked: 2004-02-04
Date Last Modified: 2006-02-27 17:41:33
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