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  Eastern Bhutan Tour, Tours to East Bhutan, East Bhutan Tour To Mongar and Tashigang.
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After exploring the villages, monasteries the famous yata weavers of this area we drive to little known towns of Mongar and Trashigang.
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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Mongar   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mongar is one of the 20 dzongkhag (districts) comprising Bhutan.
Wangdue, Punakha, Paro, Haa, Chhukha, Mongar, Lhuntshi, Zhemgang, Trashigang, Trashiyangtse and Pemagatshel
Gasa, Thimphu, Trongsa, Bumthang, Wangdue, Trashigang, Haa, Paro, Lhuntse, Trashiyangtse and Mongar
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Mongar   (118 words)

  
 Bhutan, Mongar Attractions and Sightseeing, Mongar Dzong
Unlike western Bhutan, most of the towns in eastern Bhutan including Mongar, are on the top of hills or ridges; this is because the valleys in the east are usually narrow and steep.
Mongar Dzong: Built in 1930 to replace the ruined Shongar Dzong that was built by a lord from Ura in 1100.
It is the administrative seat of Mongar district and also houses the region's monastic community.
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 Mongar
Mongar a small town near Bumthang is fast becoming an attractive tourist destination.
The second largest town in the subtropical east, Mongar is built high on a gently sloping hillside.
Mongar Dzong: Although built in the 1930s and one of Bhutan's newest dzongs, it is constructed in the same way as all earlier dzongs, without plans or nails.
www.east-himalaya.com /bhutan/mongar.htm   (173 words)

  
 Kuensel Newspaper - Chorten vandals plague Mongar dzongkhag
According to a spokesman for Mongar police, the most recent robbery was in Chulunki village, a two-day walk from Mongar town, where an ancient chorten was hollowed and precious nangtens stolen.
While the exact number of chortens robbed in Mongar district is not known, common knowledge is that thieves are fast depleting the district’s numerous antique chortens.
Mongar is the third largest reservoir of antique temples and monuments in the country, after Paro and Trashigang.
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 Kuensel Newspaper - Mongar: the new eastern hub
Mongar dzongda Lhab Dorji attributes the development of the town to the Kurichhu project.
With the opening of the Nanglam-Gyalpoizhing road and a feeder road from Mongar to Lhuentse, Mongar is poised to become the central trading hub in the east, according to the dzongda.
The dzongkhag is planning to extend its municipality to Kilikhar in the north and Ridaza in the south.
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 Kuensel Newspaper - Chorten robbers elude Mongar police
According to Mongar police, the first robbery occurred in March at Themnangbi village, a remote place 15 kilometres from the town, where an ancient manidangri chorten was hollowed out and robbed.
For Mongar, which takes pride in being the third largest reservoir of antique temples and monuments in the country, after Paro and Trashigang, the robberies come as a big blow.
Meanwhile, Mongar police arrested five villagers in connection with two chortens which were robbed nearly six years ago from Chaskhar village.
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 Eastern Bhutan Tour, Tours to East Bhutan, East Bhutan Tour To Mongar and Tashigang.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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After exploring the villages, monasteries the famous yata weavers of this area we drive to little known towns of Mongar and Trashigang.
www.visitnepal.com /getaway/bhutan/tours/west_east_bhutan_tours.htm   (318 words)

  
 Tsozum Tours & Travels :: Bhutan Places of Interest   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Mongar district is the northern portion of the ancient region of Kheng.
Mongar is the district headquarters and hardly more than a stopping place surrounded by fields of maize.
Shongar Dzong, Mongar's original Dzong, is in ruins and the new dzong in Mongar town is not as architecturally spectacular as others in the region.
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 Bhutan, Bhutan Bicycle Tour, Bicycle Tour in Bhutan
(New Delhi - Paro - Punakha - Wangdiphodrang - Gangtey - Trongsa - Dumkhar - Chumi - Bumthang - Ura - Sengor - Mongar - Trashigang - Wamrong - Samdrupjongkhar - Guwahati - New Delhi)
In the Bhutan bicycle tour when you will descend from the alpine heights into the temperate regions of Punakha, Wangdiphodrang, Mongar, Trashigang and Samdrupjongkhar you would be able to observe the small change in the flora, temperature and culture.
Mongar Dzong is modern as compared to other regions.
www.indovacations.net /english/BhutanBicycleTour.htm   (1067 words)

  
 Strategic Affairs - Analysis
The meeting in Kurtoe concluded with the DYT and GYT members and the village elders pledging the full support and willingness of the people to take whatever action was called for and to make whatever sacrifice was necessary to defend their country against all external threats.
THE PEOPLE of Mongar are fully prepared to support military action against the militants from Assam to make them leave Bhutan before they destroy its security and well-being as a sovereign, independent nation.
Discussing the militant problem at the Eighth Plan review meeting in the dzongkhag on February 7, the people of Mongar expressed their readiness to provide direct support for any military action against the ULFA and Bodo militants whose continued presence was seriously undermining the security and the sovereignty of Bhutan.
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 Bhutan Portal
Mongar Dzongkhag covers an area of about 1,954 sq.
Of the total land area, about 1,119 acres are devoted to paddy and 7,806 acres to dryland farming.
One Regional Referral Hospital at Mongar and 17 Basic Health Units (BHU) spread over the entire Dzongkhag deliver public health services tot he population.
www.bhutan.gov.bt /government/dzongkhags.php?dz_id=25   (177 words)

  
 Mongar travel guide - Wikitravel
Asia : South Asia : Bhutan : Eastern Bhutan : Mongar (district) : Mongar
Mongar town is administrative head of Mongar district in Eastern Bhutan.
Perched on a hill, the old bazaar area has been expanded extensively in recent years, making the town one of the region's largest settlements.
wikitravel.org /en/Mongar   (239 words)

  
 Bhutan Tours, Tour Bhutan, Places To Visit Bhutan, Mongar & Lheuntse, Trashigang, Tashi Yangtse, Samdrup Jongkhar, ...
rriving in Mongar is a great relief from turns and heights of the journey over the pass.
Mongar Dzong is modern compared to the others in the Kingdom.
from Mongar and is one of the most isolated districts in Bhutan.
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 Mongar in eastern Bhutan, home to the referral hospital of Eastern Bhutan   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mongar is one of the 20 dzongkhag (districts) comprising Bhutan.
Mongar lies in eastern Bhutan, also known as the land of the Sharchops (People of the East).
Mongar itself is not a tourist attraction, but has gained significant importance since the upgrade of its hospital to the Referral Hospital for Eastern Bhutan, and the major hydroelectric project at the Kurichu River.
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 Chojam Rabney Festival Tour
Mongar is the district headquarters but hardly more than a transit town.
It was built in the 19th century, restored in 1953 and again in 1990 after being demolished by a fire.
From Mongar we drive to Trashigang; we stop for lunch and continue onwards to visit the Trashigang Dzong and attend Trashigang Festival.Again your senses are awakened and you are transported into another time and place.
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 Non-wood forest products of Bhutan - Natural vegetable dyes; food, fruit species and mushrooms; Gums and waxes; and ...
Haa, Wangdue, Punakha, Trashigang, Mongar, Zhemgang, Trongsa, Chhukha and Pemagatshel
Wangdue, Punakha, Paro, Haa, Chhukha, Mongar, Lhuntshi, Zhemgang, Trashigang, Trashiyangtse and Pemagatshel
Gasa, Thimphu, Trongsa, Bumthang, Wangdue, Trashigang, Haa, Paro, Lhuntse, Trashiyangtse and Mongar
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 Mongar, Eastern Bhutan
History has played a significant role with the kingdom only being unified with the east at the end of the last century and prior to that many wars separated each side.
Towns in eastern Bhutan are built on the sides of the hills which contrasts to the west where they develop on the valley floor.
Mongar Dzong was built in 1953 (original Shongar Dzong was distroyed by fire) on the orders of the Third King, Jigme Dorje Wangchuck.
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 Mongar Hotels
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 REMOTE EASTERN BHUTAN TOUR: CULTURAL TOUR, DAY HIKES, WESTERN, CENTRAL, EASTERN
After arriving in Mongar, you can explore the in the evening and sit down to a relaxing dinner.
In the morning visit Mongar Dzong, which is more modern than most dzongs in Bhutan (though architecturally it looks the same).
Mongar Dzong was built at the request of the third king in 1953.
www.bhutanadventure.com /bhutantrips/eastern.php   (1590 words)

  
 Kurichhu Hydroelectricity Project: Bhutannewsonline
With the Kurichhu project shut down and the Indian grid not available Mongar, Lhuentse, Trashigang and Trashiyangtse are expected to be without power from Kurichhu project for at least three to four weeks.
The first waves of the flood reached the Kurichhu dam at about 6.30 pm but, by then, advance warning from a flood warning unit in Ladrong village, opposite Tsatichhu lake, had enabled the Kurichhu project officials to lower the reservoir level to withstand the onslaught of the flood.
With the Kurichhu project shut down and the Indian grid not available Mongar, Lhuntshi, Trashigang and Trashi Yangsti are expected to be without power from Kurichhu project for at least three to four weeks.
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 Mongar,Mongar Bhutan Travel,Tourist Places in Bhutan,Bhutan Tour Destination,Tour Destination Bhutan,Places to See ...
Arriving in Mongar is welcome respite from the seemingly endless turns of the journey over the pass.
Mongar, like Tashigang further east, is built on the side of a hill instead of next to the river on the valley floor like other town in the kingdom.
The Kurichu hydroelectric project will change the industrial empasis of the Mongar area after it is compete before the turn of the millennium.
www.all-india-travel-guide.com /bhutan-travel/mongar-bhutan.html   (428 words)

  
 Cadillac News
Cadillac Fire Department fire inspector Mike Mongar said to make sure lights placed outside are manufactured for exterior use.
With kerosene heaters, Mongar said to make sure it's clean and operating properly, meaning it is not putting out soot.
Mongar also said to make sure the flue is working properly to avoid the release of smoke into the home.
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 Mongar information, Mongar, Mongar Wildlife, sightseeing Mongar, information of Mongar, attractions Mongar
The seven-hour drive from Bumthang to Mongar takes you through one of the most spectacular roads carved into vertical cliffs, spectacular waterfalls and lush vegetation of Bhutan.
Sound of the rushing streams and cascading waterfalls greets you as you look down at the valley looming in the distance below the precipitous rock face.
Although built in the 1930s and one of Bhutan’s newest dzongs, it is constructed in the same way as all earlier dzongs, without plans or nails.
www.bhutantravelinfo.com /mongar.htm   (205 words)

  
 Bhutan -Himalayan Birdwatching   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Today drive to Mongar the eastern part of Bhutan across the Thumsing La pass at a height of a 3,800meters(12,465ft) and the subsequent descent from high altitude pine forest to lush pastures and orchards is one of the most exciting drives in all of the Himalayas.
Gushing waterfalls, steep cliffs with even steeper drops, blazing flowers, and constantly changing vegetation combine to make this journey as varied, as it is beautiful.
Mongar town is small with a sprinkling of shops.
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