Category Archives: Education

Teachers Day in Bhutan – The Real Reason to Celebrate

May the 2nd is marked as the teachers day in Bhutan. Aside from appreciating and displaying our gratitude to all our teachers past and present, this day is very important for one particular reason. Most countries have a driving force … Continue reading

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Why do you blog?

I ask this question “Why do you blog?” or “Why do anyone blog?” for that matter and the answer I get is not always as simple as you might think. We instinctively assume the blogs are written for others to read. From … Continue reading

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De-Mystifying Mindfulness

Over the last several weeks I have been diligently watching, reading, writing and taking part in the Mindfulness course offered by Leiden University through MOOC on De-Mystifying Mindfulness. This is an area which has always fascinated me over the last … Continue reading

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5 Reassuring Quotes of Wisdom

I found some quotes online which are so reassuring to read, I would like to share here for everyone. Next time when you feel lost or need some words of wisdom, remember and reflect on these quotes. 1. “Sometimes the bad … Continue reading

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Perception of Mindfulness in a Commercialized Society

The practice of mindfulness is traditionally seen as a sacred spiritual practices and still does particularly in Bhutan, Tibet, India and most Buddhist countries. The techniques to learn and develop such skills undoubtedly would have been really hard without a … Continue reading

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Lhabab Duchen – The Descending Day of Lord Buddha

This year on November 20th it is marked as Lhabab Duchen which is translated as the day when Buddha descended from the Heaven of Thirty-Three gods after he was begged to return to earth by one of his disciples. He … Continue reading

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United Kingdom – UK

I thought I will write a brief note to clarify the name UK or United Kingdom following some of my overseas family members started saying how well England are doing in the Rio2016 Olympics. We have had to explain that England … Continue reading

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