Bhutan’s early history is steeped in mythology. The “Land of the Thunder Dragon” only opened its borders to outsiders in the 1970s. One of the smallest and least developed economies, its rugged terrain makes it difficult to develop roads and infrastructure.
Sorrowful Mysteries: Intentions for Bhutan
1.That Bhutan and its neighbors may come to agreement on the development of regional power transmission.
2.That the economy be managed wisely for the prosperity of all.
3.That Bhutan’s example of using happiness as a ‘development indicator’ will be accepted throughout the world.
4.That health care facilities be accessible to all.
5.That the wonders of creation be valued as God’s precious gift.