Events - August

Merak Tshechu

  2 August 2016 - 3 August 2016   Merak Lhakhang, Merak

The Merak Tshechu is an annual three-day event at the Merak Lhakhang and provides the semi-nomadic people (known as ‘Brokpas’)with some much-needed respite from their daily cattle …

Masutake Mushroom Festival

  22 August 2016 - 23 August 2016   Ura, Bumthang

Prized by gourmets in Japan, this fungi is native to the forests of Ura valley in central Bhutan. Visitors learn to identify and harvest the wild Matsutake mushrooms of Bhutan duri…

Chha Festival

  15 August 2016 – 19 August 2016  

Chha is celebrated every year by the people of Phagidoong, Tagmochhu,Kamdhar, Kusumphel, Khaashaling and Takila for four days. The festival starts from 13th day of 7th month and en…

Masukate Mushroom Festival

  15 August 2016 – 17 August 2016   Genekha, Thimphu

Prized by gourmets in Japan, this fungi is native to the forests of Ura valley in central Bhutan. Visitors learn to identify and harvest the wild Matsutake mushrooms of Bhutan duri…