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Upholding the Essential Values of the Bhutanese Youth

Written by Rezwan On 8 December 2013 @ 4:53 am | No Comments

In Bhutan, Citizen Media, Development, Education, English, Governance, Quick Reads, South Asia, Youth

Bhutanese youth playing. Image by Morgan Ommer. Copyright Demotix (15/2/2009) [1]

Bhutanese youth playing. Image by Morgan Ommer. Copyright Demotix (15/2/2009)

Bhutan [2] has been blessed with a sustained, rich cultural heritage and the Bhutanese people take pride in upholding a number of essential values [3] including harmony, compassion and patriotism. Blogger Dorji Wangchuk [4] has been working with the recovering addicts and alcoholics and looks for a long-term solution of the problem among the Bhutanese youth. He asserts that educating own children is not enough, there is a need to work extra hard towards fostering the children of fellow citizens to inspire them to become good human beings.

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[1] Image: http://www.demotix.com/photo/20720/people-bhutan

[2] Bhutan: http://www.bhutanfound.org/?p=160

[3] a number of essential values: http://www.accu.or.jp/litdbase/pub/dlperson/97nw/97NW_06.pdf

[4] Dorji Wangchuk: http://dorjiwangchuk.blogspot.com/2013/11/one-year-later-life-goes-on.html

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