Bhutan Grants Access to Temples

January 2, 2011

Author: Kate Taylor

Source: The Buddhist Channel/The New York Times,9802,0,0,1,0

The Himalayan kingdom Bhutan has granted British art experts rare access to the country’s roughly 2,000 Buddhist temples and monasteries in an effort to preserve wall paintings from the 16th through 19th centuries, The Observer of London reported.