Punakha Dzong

Punakha Dzong is perhaps the most beautiful dzong in the country, especially  during the spring season when the jacaranda trees bring a  beautiful  flower and decorated the entire wall of the  dzong. This dzong was the second to be built in Bhutan by Zhabdrung Rinpoche and it is secound largest.  it served as the capital and seat of government until the mid-1950s. All of Bhutan’s kings have been crowned in this dzong. The dzong is still the winter residence of the Bhutan’s religious leader.

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