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Happiness

by Thomas Balm├ęs

A Himalayan village in Bhutan, the nearest road a three-day walk away, is connected to electricity for the first time. A 9-year-old monk leaves for the city in search of a TV, in a story of the bittersweet seduction of technology and progress.

Global Perspectives Collection, Independent Lens

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