Yiga Radio started on 17th December 2013 coinciding with the celebration of 106th National Day of Bhutan. It is currently airing in Thimphu and Gelephu. It aims to offer the best of entertainment along with educating its listeners. Yiga radio has programs for all age groups. We have programs designed for women, children, health awareness, social awareness & Entertainment.
Thimphu, Bhutan’s capital, occupies a valley in the country’s western interior. In addition to being the government seat, the city is known for its Buddhist sites. The massive Tashichho Dzong is a fortified monastery and government palace with gold-leaf roofs. The Memorial Chorten, a whitewashed structure with a gold spire, is a revered Buddhist shrine dedicated to Bhutan’s third king, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck.
Bhutan, a Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas? eastern edge, is known for its monasteries, fortresses (or dzongs) and dramatic landscapes that range from subtropical plains to steep mountains and valleys. In the High Himalayas, peaks such as 7,326m Jomolhari are popular trekking destinations. Paro Taktsang monastery (also known as Tiger?s Nest) clings to cliffs above the forested Paro Valley.