Events - October

Wangdue Tshechu

  5 October 2018 – 7 October 2018   Tencholing, Wangdue Phodrang

The festival is held in Wangduephodrang and is observed for three days in the autumn season. The Tshechu is well known for the Raksha Mangcham or the dance of the Ox. Many differen…

Tamzhing Phala Choepa

  7 October 2019 - 9 October 2019   Tamzhing Monastery, Bumthag

The Tamzhing Phala Choepa festival is held at the Tamzhing monastery in Bumthang. The Tamzhing monastery follows the Peling tradition established by Terton Pema Lingpa. The monaste…

Thimphu Tshechu

  7 October 2019 - 9 October 2019   Tashichho Dzong, Thimphu

Thimphu Tshechu is one of the biggest festivals in the country. This festival is held in the capital city for three days. The Tshechu is witnessed thousands of people, both locals …

Thimphu Drupchen

  3 October 2019   Tashichho Dzong, Thimphu

Thimphu Drupchen preceds the popular three-day Thimphu Tshechu festial. The Drubchen showcases the sacred dances dedicated to the protecting deity of Bhutane, Palden Lhamo.

Gangtey Tshechu

  10 October 2019 - 13 October 2019   Gangtey Goenpa, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang

Thangbi Mani

  10 October 2019 - 13 October 2019   Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor, Bumthang

Jhomolhari Mountain festival

  14 October 2019 – 15 October 2019   Dangojang, Gasa

The Jomolhari Mountain festival is an exquisitely themed two-day event celebrated at the base of Mt. Jomolhari,by communities located along one of the most scenic trekking routes i…