One of the many parties at Chitrabhanu. Author is front-row on left.
Next to him, Jigme Dorji, Prime Minister of Bhutan,Prince Latakin of Burma;
Second row from left: Mrs Charu Mitter, close friend of Tagore’s;
Princes Tashi Dorje of Bhutan; Ray Williams of the “Himalayan Hotel” Macdonald family; Sudenla Kapshopa and the three famous “Tsarong sisters” –
Tess, Mary and Betty, daughters of leading Tibetan Cabinet minister.
Back Row, left: Bill Swartley, American journalist; Count Rene Nebesky de Wojkowitz,
Tibetan scholar and friend of Prince Peter.