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Punakha Dzong - Royal Bhutan Palace

This bridge way, was the main entry to the Palace of Bhutan, known as Punakha Dzong - which means palace of happiness. Constructed using timber, stone and compacted earth. The dzong was constructed as an “embodiment of Buddhist values” and was one of the 16 dzongs built by the Zhabdrung during his rule from 1594 to 1691. 

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