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The Mask Dance of the Drums from Drametse

Language: English

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

on this subject: Proclamation of Masterpieces 2005 - Element inscribed on the Representative list 2008

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Place/region: Bhutan, Asia and the Pacific
Series: 2008 Inscriptions on the Representative List
Type: Documentary
Extract: 10 min. Total length:
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Publisher: Institut of Language and Cultural Studies, Bhutan
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Rights: Institut of Language and Cultural Studies, Bhutan

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Original: Video cassette.VHS.Pal
Location: F-H.129
UMVS reference: AUD-DIT/ISS/ARC/0455
File No: AVFONDS-CLTITH-2008-00161-BTN.DV
Source ref.: CLT-ITH-0161-05-2; CLT-ITH0161-03-2
Rights holder: UNESCO ; Institut of Language and Cultural Studies, Bhutan