The mask dance of the Drametse community is a sacred dance performed during the Drametse festival in honour of Padmasambhava, a Buddhist guru.
The festival, which takes place in this eastern Bhutanese village twice a year, is organized by the Ogyen Tegchok Namdroel Choeling Monastery
Series: 2008 Inscriptions on the Representative List
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Credits: Institut of Language and Cultural Studies, Bhutan (publisher),
Published in: 2005
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