About Tashichoedzong: Thimphu
Situated on the northern part of capital city Thimphu, Tashichoedzongt has been the traditional summer capital of Bhutan. Once seat of power for Dharma Raja who built this dzong and was the founder of Lho-drukpa sect, it is the center of Bhutan Government since 1952. The two storied main building of the dzong is all white and is surrounded by three storied towers on all side which have on top 3 tiered golden roof. Tashichoedzong is a picture of grandeur and resplendence.