Dzongkha. A Language Course by George van Driem in collaboration with Karma Tshering. This language course provides a practical introduction to the...
Dzongkha At the request of the Royal Government of Bhutan, George van Driem produced a linguistic description of Dzongkha, the national language of the Kingdom of Bhutan. The assignment was to write a grammar of Dzongkha in English which could serve both
The phonologies of Dzongkha and the Bhutanese litur ...
The phonologies of Dzongkha and the Bhutanese liturgical language George van Driem Classical Tibetan or Chöke 'language of the dharma' is the liturgical language of Bhutan, whereas Dzongkha, the national language and native language of most of western
OHCHR: Dzongkha/Bhutanese Universal Declaration of ...
The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, translated to Dzongkha/Bhutanese by United Nations Information Centre (UNIC, New Delhi -...
BHOUTAN Carte extraite de 3D Atlas, avec l'aimable autorisation de Creative Wonders Images du globe avec l'aimable autorisation de Planetary Visions Ltd Population : 1 908 307 habitants (est. 98) Densité : 40.93 hab./km˛ Superficie : 46 620 km..
Guide to Official Dzongkha Romanization
Guide to Official Dzongkha Romanization George van Driem Dzongkha is the national language of the kingdom of Bhutan. This phonological system of romanization known as Roman Dzongkha was devised by the author at the behest of the Dzongkha Development
The Grammar of Dzongkha
The Grammar of Dzongkha. George van Driem. Dzongkha is the national language of the kingdom of Bhutan. The language, native to the western part of...
Browse eGroups: Dzongkha
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Dzongkha (Bhutanes) Calligraphic Font
This typeface is actually "TibetanCalligraphic" with a few letters specifically altered to be in accord with the Bhutanese lettering style. The font is called "DzongkhaCalligraphic" and ...
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BHUTAN (A5) CONTINENT AS CQ ZONE 22 ITU ZONE 41 LATITUDE 27.30 LONGITUDE -89.40 UTC OFFSET +6.5 CAPITAL Thimphu AREA 18,000 square miles LANGUAGES Dzongkha (official) POPULATION 1,822,625 DXCC ADMISSION DATE 11/15/45 ADMISSION CRITERIA 1 COUNTRY..
CNWSNL 10-Department of Comparative Linguistics
Staff In 1993 a chair of American Indian languages and cultures was established at Leiden University. On 1 January 1994 Dr. Adelaar was appointed as the first full professor in this field.
Kuensel: Bhutan's Newspaper
6 SEP 1997 -The Dzongkha programmes broadcast by the Bhutan Broadcasting Service are reportedly the most popular among all the other BBS programmes, according to a spokesman for the station.
Governments on the WWW: Bhutan
Links to websites of governmental institutions and political parties in Bhutan
Kuensel: Bhutan's Newspaper
Bhutanese language and literature, the areas and crafts, ceremonies and events, and basic social and cultural values draw their essence from religious teachings.
Explorer les iClubs: Dzongkha
Explorer les iClubs: Dzongkha Accueil | Recherche | Créer un iClub | Aide | Connexion iClubs Messages Toutes listes: Regions Languages: By Language: Dzongkha Créer un nouvel iClub Il n'y a actuellement aucun iClub dans cette catégorie.Créez-en un
Kuensel: Bhutan's Newspaper
Kuensel Editorial With the more political issues concluded, including two historic chathrims, the National Assembly turned its attention to a host of new Acts, each one of national and international significance.
The Languages and Linguistic History of Bhutan
George van Driem The First Linguistic Survey of Bhutan was conducted by the author in 1991 at the behest of the Royal Government of Bhutan. A summary of the initial findings is given in the Report of the First Linguistic Survey of Bhutan (1991d).
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Thunder Dragon Kingdom of Bhutan 1.6 milion Capital City: Jigme Singye Wangchuck (Birthday Nov.-11/1955) Lamaistic Buddhism Dzongkha (official), Shashokha, Nepali, Hindu, English(Studied at school)
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Roland Rutgers. Yamphu (Leiden 1998) George van Driem. Dzongkha (Leiden 1998) The Yamphu Rai are a Kiranti tribe of the Himalayas of Eastern Nepal.
Report on the First Linguistic Survey of Bhutan
George van Driem The First Linguistic Survey of Bhutan was conducted by the author in 1991 in the service of the Dzongkha Development Commission of the Royal Government of Bhutan.
Een taal van Midden-Bhutan, met een overzicht van de talen en volkeren van Bhutan George van Driem The first half of the book is a grammatical description of Bumthang, a major regional language of central Bhutan spoken by some 30,000 people.
"Thank you" in many languages
In addition to the ways to say "thank you" in many languages on this page, I also have several other lists of translations in many languages: hello, how are you?, welcome, goodbye, please, what is your name?, my name is..., do you speak English?, yes, no, and I don't understand.
Languages of Bhutan. Part of _Ethnologue: Languages of the World_, 13th Edition; Barbara F. Grimes, Editor; Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1996.
TravNet! Bhutan Menu
Welcomes you to... Proper Name: Kingdom of Bhutan Capitol: Thimphu Languages: Dzongkha, Gurung, Assamese Currency: Ngultrum Electricity: 220 vac
George van Driem
George van Driem is director of the Himalayan Languages Project. He has worked extensively in Nepal, Bhutan and the Indian Himalayas. He has written grammars of Limbu, Dzongkha, Dumi and Bumthang, and is currently completing descriptive monographs of Lohorung, Toto, Barám, Gongduk and Lhokpu.
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Last updated March 1999New Data >> << Benin Bolivia >> Name: Kingdom of Bhutan Location: South Asia Area: 17,954 sq.mi. Capital: Thimphu Independence: August 8, 1949 from India National Holiday: National Day, December 17 (1907) Constitution: (no written constitution or bill of rights) Population: 1,908,307 (65+ 4%) Suffrage: determined locally Ethnicity: Bhote 50%,...
ISO 639 and IETF 1766 Standardised Language Codes
This is a listing of abbreviation codes to represent natural language names, as standardised by ISO (ISO 639) and IETF (RFC 1766) and registered with IANA. The listing is organised with alphabetical tags to enable fast search for a particular language or language code.
Bhutan Current Crisis
Driglam Namzha One of the most misunderstood policies of the Bhutanese government is driglam namzha, literally translated as "traditional values and etiquette", which has been emphasised since the country's Sixth Plan to "promote national integration and the Bhutanese identity." While the concept of driglam anmzha itself reflects the deep roots of the Bhutanese culture and...
Thunder Dragon Kingdom of Bhutan
For NetscapeŞ later than 1.1. Yaphoo! ClubsOpen!! The place to exhange each others about Bhutan, Yaphoo! Clubs, was open by Phontso who is Bhutanese in Japan.
Language policy in Bhutan
George van Driem The linguistic situation in Bhutan is complex. Nineteen different languages are spoken in this Himalayan kingdom, which is only slightly larger than the Netherlands but comprises considerably less habitable surface area.
ABCNEWS.com Country Profile: Bhutan
Bhutan: history, culture, geography, natural resources, government, politics, economics and demographics.
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Popolizio.com, dove convivono la geografia e la pubblicitˆ, l'antico egitto e la musica, le immagini e la ricerca e dove regna l'intelligenza del cuore.
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Develo ...
ICIMOD's Regional Member Countries in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas The Kingdom of BHUTAN is a small, landlocked country situated on the southern slopes of the Eastern Himalayas, bordering Tibet in the north and the Indian States of Sikkim, Assam, and Arunachal Pradesh in the west, south, and east respectively.
BHUTAN Statsskick: monarki Yta: 46 500 km2 Huvudstad: Thimphu (30 3400 inv 1993) Högsta berg: Gangar Punsum ( 7 561 m ö h) Längsta flod: Drangmefloden Största sjö: Invånarantal: 618 000 (officiell uppskattning 1997; 1, 9 miljoner 1998 enl FN) Invånare/km2: 13 (1997; eller 41 enl FNs uppsk för 1998) Naturlig befolkningstillväxt: 2,3 % (1994) Läs-...
Regional Listing of All Translations
UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS Regional Listing of All Translations Note: Languages are associated with the regions where they are predominantly spoken.
Ethnologue: Language Family Index: Sino-Tibetan
Language Family: Sino-Tibetan. Part of _Ethnologue Language Family Index_; Joseph E. Grimes and Barbara F. Grimes, Editors; Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1996.
OHCHR: Tibetan Universal Declaration of Human Rights
The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights, translated to Tibetan by Other Sources (Tibet Bureau - Office of the Representative of the H.H. the Dalai Lama).
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KLEVER WEB SITE - INTERNATIONAL -Bhutan
Country Code: Dzongkha, Tibetan, Nepalese Lamaistic Buddhism 75%, Indian- and Nepalese-influenced Hinduism 25% Political System: Economic overview:
The Bhutan web site [Tashi Delek] it is What is Bhu ...
What is "Kingdom of Bhutan" Name of the country: The Kingdom of Bhutan Druk Yul (Land of the Thunder Dragon) Dzongkha (official language), besides Nepali, English, many Bhutanese dialects are used.
ABC Country Book of Bhutan - people Flag, Map, Econ ...
Bhutan Interactive Factbook: GEOGRAPHY, Flag, Map,Geography, People, Government, Economy, Transportation, Communications
China and Mongolia
Languages in red can be viewed on your screen in realvideo by just clicking on the language. Country Language Bangladesh Assamese Bengali, Common Language Burmese Chakma Chin, Falam Khasi Kok Borok ...
TIBET - Noviny
Jazyk: Tibetsky Periodicita: Deník Vychází od: 1956 Adresa: Lhasa, Tibet Noviny vydává Komunistická strana Číny Tibetské autonomní oblasti, vycházejí také v čín tině pod názvem XIZANG RIBAO. Překlad názvu: Tibetské ...
Dzongkha (Bhutanes) Calligraphic Font
This typeface is actually "TibetanCalligraphic" with a few letters specifically altered to be in accord with the Bhutanese lettering style. The...
Kuzozangpo la! That's a salutation in "Dzongkha" which literally means "good health!". I think that health is one of the more valuable things in life and a healthy body is necessary to house a healthy mind and you can build on that... < That's me standing next to one hot stone-cold nymph!
Bhutan Virtual Library - Main Menu
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Bhutan: bootan.com Home Page
Bhutan is on the 'Roof of the World.' Our Mountain Kingdom of Bhutan is the last unpsoiled cultural and ecological preserve in the world. 60% of Bhutan remains forested. Visit Bhutan on Bootan.com
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Asian and African Languages: Tibetan
Dialects of Tibetan are spoken over a large area including Tibet proper, large parts of China's Qinghai, Gansu, Sichuan and Yunan provinces, and the Himalayan fringes of Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan ...
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TurboWriter is a fast, easy-to-use, bilingual word processor. The TurboWriter package, when used with the ChineseTalk operating system or with the Chinese Language Kit, ...
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ISO 639-2 Country Codes
The ISO standard ISO/FDIS 639-2, from the technical committee / subcommittee TC 37 / SC 2, contains 427 references to 402 languages. At least this list does.
The Kingdom Of Bhutan
BHUTAN IS AN ANCIENT KINGDOM SECLUDED HIGH IN THE HIMALAYAS WITH UNIQUE CUSTOMS AND PEOPLE WITH DEEPLY HELD BELIEFS HISTORY: Mystery surrounds Bhutan's distant past, as priceless irretrievable documents were lost in fires and earthquakes.
Last updated: 2 Sep 1999. This page is optimised for transmission speed, not for fancy looks.] The purpose of this document is to provide central access point to online resources dealing with Tibetan language, literature and publishing tools.
ISO 639 Language ID list
Last updated Friday, 09-Jul-1999 15:38:51 EDT This file contains the list of 2-letter codes to indicate a language as per ISO 639. The codes are used for the value of the
Worldwide radio broadcast schedule lists, wavelengt ...
Big web listing of radio programmes with a difference, in 100's of languages to bring hope, answers to problems of life, & new angles on living. Online UTC time ...
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Raft or trek Nepal, hike or bike Bhutan, see the outer reaches of Tibet. Group or individually designed adventures for all levels. We provide comfortable ...
South Asia Bibliographies: Bhutan
SOUTH ASIA BIBLIOGRAPHIES Bhutan: an overview Monks viewing a newly unfurled Buddhist thangka(from Three Kingdoms on the Roof of the World, cited below.)
CIA -- The World Factbook 1999 -- Bhutan
Location: Southern Asia, between China and India Geographic coordinates: 27 30 N, 90 30 E Map references: Asia Area: total: 47,000 sq km land: 47,000 sq km water: 0 sq km
One Small Planet Global Database - Indian Subcontinent
Bangladesh Bhutan India Nepal Pakistan Sri Lanka Bangladesh Location: Eastern Indian Subcontinent Capital City: Dhaka Language: Bengali, English Currency: Taka US State Department ...
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XenoType Technologies specializes in providing foreign language solutions to Macintosh users for uncommon and unusual scripts and languages with products like the Assyrian (East Syriac) Language Kit, ...
Travel to Butan -A LOVELY PARADISE
In der Staatssprache Dzongkha heißt Bhutan "Druk Yul". Die poetische Übersetzung lautet "Land der Drachen". Der Name Bhutan kommt wahrscheinlich vom indischen Begriff Bhotanta (Bhota Tibet; ...
Languages of Nepal. Part of _Ethnologue: Languages of the World_, 13th Edition; Barbara F. Grimes, Editor; Summer Institute of Linguistics, 1996.
WCB Student Homepage for dwangmo
Dechen Wangmo Email: email@example.com Biography "Kuzozangpo la" That's salutation in "Dzongkha which means "good health". I am a international student from the Kingdom of Bhutan - located in the foot hills of the Himalayas. I am majoring in R.