Goalpariya Lokgeet: Journey of a Genre Blog 3: the legend behind..

The legend behind the Goalpariya Lokgeet goes like this - once a poor Brahmin couple Jayamala and Jayanath lived on the bank of a stream that comes down through the forest of Bhutan. Once Jayanath was called to conduct the last rites of a rich Brahmin who had an ugly lazy daughter, whom apparently Jayanath …