Saturday, August 9, 2008

Belief in Yetis in Bhutan Decreasing

[Will there be a time when more Western cryptozoologists than the Bhutanese believe in the yeti? -- bc]

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/08/09/AR2008080900970.html

Washington Post
9 August 2008

Losing the yeti in forgotten nation of Bhutan

By TIM SULLIVAN
The Associated Press

[...] Many traditional beliefs remain deeply ingrained in Bhutan, from astrology to the worship of Buddhist priests. But the monster is now increasingly forgotten, and the link to an ancient past is more often seen as a sign of ignorance. [...]