Shejun Agency for Bhutan’s Cultural Documentation and Research

Welcome to Shejun, where we work to preserve and pass down Bhutan's rich cultural heritage to future generations. We aim to develop an extensive digital repository of Bhutan's written and Oral Cultures and thereby help transmit Bhutan's ancient wisdom and knowledge across     

Extended draft on Bhutan’s Intangible Cultural Typology..
This extensive draft is an outcome of a workshop on Bhutan’s intangible cultural heritage organized by Shejun on 28 October 2013. » read more
Dec 12, 2014
Shejun concludes worshop on intangible cultural heritage..
Shejun team of researchers were joined by over a dozen learned monks, scholars and cultural experts to deliberate on the typology or » read more
Oct 31, 2014
Shejun’s Cultural Gala..
Shejun observed its first cultural gala at Clock Tower in Thimphu on 26 October, 2013 coinciding with the anniversary of Lord Buddha’s » read more
Oct 30, 2014
The Blessing of Shingkhar..
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Mar 26, 2014
Shejun’s Director meets Japanese Culture expert..
Four Japanese documentary films on Japanese culture will be screened by BBS. Shejun’s director, Karma Phuntsho, will discuss the films » read more
Feb 12, 2014
Shejun on BBC World Service..
Dr Mark Turin talks about languages documentation in Bhutan for Newsday, 4.21 GMT, 24 December 2013 » read more
Dec 27, 2013
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Intermediate Chokey Training..
Shejun is pleased to announce intermediate Chokey lessons from 25 July to 16 September 2016, from 5-7pm, on weekdays… read more
Jun 27, 2016
Do you want to know Chokey?..
Shejun is hosting 40 CHOKEY lessons from 2 November to 25 December 2015, from 5 - 7pm. As places are limited,… read more
Oct 08, 2015
Seminar on Manuscript Studies & Textual Research..
The seminar will bring together Bhutanese scholars and researchers who are working on textual research and… read more
Oct 15, 2015
Twilight Cultures', a book on Tradition and Change in Four Rural Communities in Bhutan ..
Shejun and Helvetas will be launching a book dedicated to fourth king 'Twilight Cultures', a book on Tradition… read more
Jul 16, 2015
Buddhist Critical Thinking and the Madhyamika Tradition"..
Our director Dr. (Lopen) Karma Phuntsho will be talking on… read more
Mar 11, 2015
Notification- Shejun offers Tibetan and Dzongkha text input services..
To benefit unemployed youth who are interested in work related to Bhutan’s… read more
Feb 13, 2013
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