Bhutan has long been celebrated as the nation that measures its gross national happiness. But it seems that not all of its citizen’s happiness is accounted for. For the past twenty five years thousands of Bhutanese refugees have been living in camps in eastern Nepal. Negotiations between the two nations on their behalf have repeatedly […]
In the remote hills of Humla in Nepal women have more than one husband. The older members of the Lama community says the tradition has works well. It saves money and makes running a family easier. Rajneesh Bhandari reports.
In remote villages Nepalese women are coming to the fore from Rajneesh Bhandari on Vimeo. 22 Nov 2013 | by Rajneesh Bhandari | ì | Economy & Trade – Original Feature As men leave to look for jobs elsewhere, in Hattibangai village women are replacing husbands and sons on the farming field. At their side […]