Events - June

Pedselling Kuchoed

  2 June 2018 – 4 June 2018   Pedselling Gonpa, Choekhor, Bumthang

The Pedselling Kuchod is held at the Pedselling monastery in Choekhor gewog in Bumthang. It is held on the 20th and the 21st day of the fourth Bhutanese month. Several mask dances …

Nimalung Tshechu

  21 June 2018 – 23 June 2018   Nimalung Dratshang, Chhumi, Bumthang

This festival takes place at the Nimalung temple (Lhakhang), located in the stunning valley of Chumey in Bumthang. The main highlight of the festival is the unfurling of a nine-met…

Kurjey Lhakhang Tshechu

  23 June 2018   Kurje Lhkhang, Choekor, Bumthang

The Kurjey festival (Tshechu) coincides with the birth anniversary of Guru Rinpoche. Different kinds of mask dances are performed during the festival apart from traditional and fol…

Trel Da Festival (Tshechu)

  21 June 2018 - 23 June 2018   Yakgang Monastery, Monggar

The annual festival is held at the Yakhang Lhakhang located about 20-minute walk from the main Mongar town. The festival is held to commemorate the birth anniversary of Guru Rinpoc…

Dremetse Tshechu

  21 June 2018 – 23 June 2018   Dremetse Lhakhang, Dremetse, Mongar

The Dremetse Tshechu is one of the most important festivals in eastern Bhutan. It was here that the popular Dremetse Ngacham (Dance of the Drums from Dremetse) was born. The mask d…