»Bhutan - Mountain Fortress of the Gods« displayed more than 500 objects in order to provide a comprehensive insight into the history and culture of this country. The objects ranged from valuable religious statues and paintings down to a simple butter churn. Over 30 lenders from Bhutan and Europe were ready to part with their treasures for several years. In addition, in Bhutan, the Museum für Völkerkunde Wien purchased numerous objects, whereby the greatest value was placed on their authenticity.

For reasons of clarity and, for ease of comparision, we have indexed the objects according to two different criteria.

The Vienna Exhibition

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