Thimphu is the most modern and the capital city of Kingdom of Bhutan is located in a valley in north-west of the country. Thimphu reflects the culture of Bhutan in respect of religion, customs, national dress code, the monastic practices of the monasteries, music, dance and literature. Besides being the seat of government, the city is known for its Buddhist temples. The Tashichho Dzong is a huge fortified monastery and a government palace with golden leaf roofs.