A British protectorate from 1910, it became independent in 1949, with continuing help from India regarding its foreign policy and aid
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- At the back of the temple, near the Throne of Enlightenment, a group of red-robed Ladhakis were lost in meditation; beside them two Bhutanese in short green dressing gowns stood rooted, eyes closed, heads bent.
- Fearful of the backpacking counterculture that was quickly Westernizing Nepal, the Bhutanese originally set an annual quota of just 2,000 visitors.
- Also on display and sale will be Bhutanese handicrafts like prayer bells, traditional woven textiles, stupas and gold plated statues of the Buddha.
Pronunciation: /ˌbo͞otnˈēz, -ˈēs/adjective & noun
Definition of Bhutan in:
- The British & World English dictionary