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Bhutan, officially the Kingdom of Bhutan, is a landlocked country in South Asia located at the eastern end of the Himalayas. It is bordered to the north by China and to the south, east and west by India. To the west, it is separated from Nepal by the Indian state of Sikkim, while further south it is separated from Bangladesh by the Indian states of Assam and West Bengal. Bhutan's capital and largest city is Thimphu.


  1. "Bhutan" is a play by Daisy Foote.
  2. "Bhutan" is a written work by Aung San Suu Kyi.
    • also known as Bhutan (Let's Visit series)
  3. "Bhutan" is a book by John Wehrheim.
    • also known as "Bhutan: hidden lands of happiness"
  4. "Bhutan" is a book by Françoise Pommaret.
  5. "Bhutan" is a book by Ursula Markus-Gansser.
    • also known as "Bhutan; land of hidden treasures"

There are many other writings with this title.


Bhutan is a 2006 theater production of the play by Daisy Foote.

  • award: - Outer Critics Circle Award for John Gassner Playwriting Award nomination for Daisy Foote

Phrases with Bhutan

Phrases starting with the word Bhutan:

  1. Bhutan pine
  2. Bhutan Giant Flying Squirrel

Phrases ending with the word Bhutan:

  1. kingdom of bhutan
  2. Odontotrypes Bhutan
  3. Species Odontotrypes Bhutan

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bhutan

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Google previewBhutan Country Study Guide Volume 1 Strategic Information and Developments (2012)

by IBP, Inc


Located in the heart of the high Himalayan mountain range, Bhutan is a land-locked country surrounded by mountains.

Google previewAnthropology and Contemporary Human Problems (2012)

by John H. Bodley

Bhutan is a Buddhist kingdom in the Himalaya Mountains between India and Tibet.

Google previewAsian Regional Maize Workshop, 10. Maize for Asia - Emerging Trends and; Technologies. Proceedings of The Asian Regional Maize Workshop; Makassar, Indonesia; 20-23 October, 2008

Bhutan is a small country located on the southern slopes of the eastern Himalayas. It is a landlocked country sandwiched between Tibet (China) on the north and the Indian States of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and West Bengal on the ...

Google previewGovernments of the World To-day (1895)

An Outline for the Use of Newspaper Readers by Joseph Hamblen Sears

Bhutan is an independent state lying in the Eastern Himalayas, with British India as a southern boundary and Thibet as a northern and eastern boundary. The two ruling authorities are the Deb Rajah, who is the temporal head of the state and ...

Google previewBhutan: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bhutan (2014)

by International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Bhutan is a pilot case in the Enhancing Financial Sector Surveillance (EFSS) in Low-Income Countries initiative (see supplement III). The findings of an MCM- World Bank mission in September 2013 are included as a supplement to this ...

Google previewCapacity Development in Irrigation and Drainage (2004)

Issues, Challenges and the Way Ahead : Proceedings of the International Workshop Held on 16 September 2003 During the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage Fifty-fourth International Executive Council Meeting, Montpellier, France by International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Land and Water Development Division

Bhutan is a relatively small country and so the numbers of people involved were considerably smaller than in most other countries. Smallholders operate relatively independently of government on a day-to-day basis but have relied heavily in ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia Of Himalayas (5 Vols. Set) (2008)

by Ramesh Chandra Bisht

Throughout Bhutan, stupas and chortens line the roadside commemorating places where Guru Rinpoche or another high Lama may have stopped to meditate. Prayer flags dot the hills, fluttering in the wind. They allow Bhutanese people to ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of European Imperialism (1991)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle


Google previewThe World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2001)

Asia/Pacific by Don Rubin, Chua Soo Pong, Ravi Chaturvedi

A landlocked country located in the East Himalayan mountains of central Asia, Bhutan is bounded to the north by the Tibetan region of China, and to the south, east and west by India. The country, which spans an area of roughly ...

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of Children's Issues Worldwide (2008)

by Irving Epstein

CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT Bhutan was one of the first countries to ratify the Convention of the Rights of the Child in 1990. It did not sign the optional protocols on the sale of children, child prostitution, child pornography, and children in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Rights (1996)

by Edward H. Lawson, Mary Lou Bertucci

Bhutan: Forcible Exile. London: 1994. NGO report, in English. Institute for Human Rights, Environment and Development. Bhutanese Refugees: Destitutes without Destination: A Documentation of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education (1998)

by Colin Baker, Sylvia Prys Jones

Bhutan is a relatively small country with a total population of 1.78 million (1995 estimate). The majority of the...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of North-East India (2007)

by Col Ved Prakash

India's North-East, located in the extreme north-eastern corner of the Sub- Continent, shares international frontiers on its North, East and South with four nations — Bhutan, China (Tibet), Myanmar and Bangladesh and is connected to the rest of ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

A species of horse, which seems indigenous to Bhutan, and is used as a domestic animal, is called tdngan, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica0 (1875)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Ath - Boi

A species of horse, which seems indigenous to Bhutan, and is used as a domestic animal, is called tângan, ...

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Scrabble value of B3H4U1T1A1N1

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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