She was 64. She had been in silent meditation above Tiger’s Nest for ten days, her knees were hurting and she had a seven hour trek ahead of her. “Instead of doing laborious work, I can sit in the temple and chant. I can pray and this brings happiness for me, and others as well. Only a few people can do what I do and that also makes me happy, because I can remember others and bring my prayers to them.
“Only a few people like you can come to Bhutan. You are lucky you can come, and you bring us luck too.”