21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Art in Store

Bhutan is a fascinating Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas’ eastern edge. It is known for its monasteries, fortresses, dramatic landscapes-- and its people and their creativity. This scene is at a street featuring artwork in the capital city of Thimphu.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Thimphu, Bhutan
Camera: NIKON D5
Copyright: © Vinod Thomas