Reading List

The Raven Crown, Michael Aris, 2005 (History)

From the Land of the Thunder Dragon, Susan S. Bean and Diana K. Myers, 2008 (Art and Architechure)

The Blessings of Bhutan, Russ and Blyth Carpenter, 2002 (Cultural Portrait)

The Circle of Karma, Kunzang Choden, 2005 (Literature)

Chilli and Cheese:  Food and Society in Bhutan, Kinzang Choden, 2007 (Culture / History)

So Close to Heaven:  The Vanishing Buddhist Kingdoms of the Himalayas, Barbara Crossette, 1996 (Travel Narrative)

Butter Tea at Sunrise, Britta Das A Year in the Bhutan Himalaya, 2007 (Travel narrative)

The Divine Madman: The Sublime Life and Songs of Drukpa Kinley, Keith Dowman and Sonam Paljor, 1983 (History / Culture / Buddhism)

Footprint Bhutan, Gyurme Dorje, 2010 (Guidebook)

What Makes You Not a Buddhist, Dzongsar Khentse Rinpoche, 2007 (Buddhism)

The Life and Revelations of Pema Lingpa, Sarah Harding, 2003 (History / Buddhism)

Within the Realm of Happiness, Kinley Dorji, 2006 (Biography / Memoir)

Married to Bhutan, Linda Leaming, 2011 (Biography / Memoir)

In the Shadow of the Himalaya: Photographic Record by John Claude White 1883 – 1908, 2006 (History)

Radio Shangri La, Lisa Napoli, 2011 (Travel narrative)

Mindful Living from Bhutan, Khenpo Phunshok Tashi, 2010 (Buddhism)

Invoking Happiness: Guide to the Sacred Festivals of Bhutan and Gross National Happiness, Khenpo Phunshok Tashi, 2011 (Buddhism, Development, Culture)

Treasures of the Thunder Dragon, A Portrait of Bhutan, Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wanchuck, 2007 (Biography / Memoir)

Beyond the Sky and the Earth, Jamie Zeppa, 1999 (Travel narrative)