Events - November

Monggar Tshechu

  5 November 2016 – 9 November 2016   Monggar Dzong, Monggar

People from all over the region as far as Trashigang and Lhuentse come to attend the festival. A lot of unique dances indigenous to the region are also performed.

Pemagatshel Tshechu

  6 November 2016 – 10 November 2016   Pemagatshel Dzong,Pemagatshel

Chhukha Tshechu

  6 November 2016 – 9 November 2016   Chhukha Dzong, Chhukha

Shingkhar Rabney

  6 November 2016 – 9 November 2016   Shingkhar Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang

The Shingkhar Rabney is held at the historic temple, Shingkhar Dechenling Lhakhang, in Ura valley in Bumthang. The festival takes place from the 6th to the 11th day of the 9th Bhut…

Trashigang Tshechu

  7 November 2016 – 10 November 2016   Trashigang Dzong, Trashigang

The annual Trashigang Tshechu is one of the biggest festivals in eastern Bhutan. People from all over eastern Bhutan come to the festival. The nomadic community of Merak and Sakten…

Black-Necked Crane festival

  11 November 2016   Gangtey Goenpa, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang

The annual Black-Necked Crane festival is celebrated at the courtyard of Gangtey Goenpa in Phobjikha valley. The festival is an occasion for the locals to rejoice and celebrate the…

Prakhar Duchhoed

  13 December 2016 – 15 December 2016   Ngaa Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang

The festival is held at the Ngaa Lhakhang in Bumthang. Several mask dances are performed during the festival. It is also believed that the festival will bring happiness and better …

Jakar Tshechu

  7 November 2016 – 10 November 2016   Jakar Dzong, Choekhor, Bumthang

This annual festival is held at the 13th century monastery of Sumthrang Lhakhang in Ura valley in Bumthang. This festival was initiated by the founder of the monastery, Nyoton Trul…

Prakhar Duchhoed

  14 November 2016 - 16 November 2016   Prakar Lhakhang, Chummi, Bumthang

Jambay Lhakhang Drup

  14 November 2016 - 17 November 2016   Jambay Lhakhang, Choekor, Bumthang

The Singye Cham (Lion dance) is held at the Jambay Lhakhang in Bumthang. The Jambay Lhakhang Singye Cham is performed once a year.