News & Upcoming Events

  • Shingkhar Rabney, Ura, Bumthang, 20th October, 24th October
  • Jakar Tshechu, Jakar Dzong, Choekhor, Bumthang, 22nd October, 25th October
  • Jambay Lhakhang Drup, Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 29th October, 1st November
  • Sumdrang Kangsol, Sumdrang Lhakhang, Ura, Bumthang, 11th November, 13th November
  • Crane Festival, Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, 11th November
  • Mongar Tshechu, Mongar Dzong, Mongar, 20th November, 23rd November
  • Trashigang Tshechu, Trashigang Dzong, Trashigang, 21st November, 24th November
  • Tang Namkha Rabney, Tang Namkha, Lhakhang, Tang, Bumthang, 21st November, 23rd November
  • Jambay Lakhang Singye Cham, Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 28th November
  • Chojam Rabney, Chojamrab Lhakhang, Tang, Bumthang, 27th November, 29th November
  • Nalakhar Tshechu, Ngaa Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 28th November, 30th November
  • Pemagatshel Tshechu, Pemagatshel Dzong, Pemagatshel, 20th November, 23rd November
  • Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa, 21st December, 23rd December
  • Lhuentse Tshechu, Lhuentse Dzong, Lhuentse, 21st December, 23rd December
  • Shingkhar Metochodpa, Shingkhar Lhakhang,Ura, Bumthang, 28th December
  • Nabji Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang, Nabji, Trongsa, 28th December, 01st Jan 2013
  • Punakha Drubchhen, Punakha Dzong, Punakha, 15th February, 19th February
  • Punakha Tshechu, Punakha Dzong, Punakha, 20th February, 22nd February
  • Chhorten Kora, Tharpaling Lhakhang, Chummi, Bumthang, 25th February, 11th March
  • Gomphukora, Gom Kora Lhakhang, Trashigang, 20th March, 22nd March
  • Paro Tshechu, Rinpung Dzong, Paro, 23rd March, 27th March
  • Chhukha Tshechu, Chhukha Dzong, Chhukha, 25th March, 27th March
  • Ura Yakchoe, Ura Lhakhang, Bumthang, 21st April, 25th April
  • Nimalung Tshechu, Nimalung Dratshang, Chummi, Bumthang, 16th June, 18th June
  • Nimalung Tshechu, Kurjey Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 18th June
  • Thimphu Drubchen, Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu, 09th September, 13th September
  • Wangdue Tshechu, Wangdi Dzong, Wangduephodrang, 12th September, 14th September
  • Tamshing Phala Chhoepa, Tamshing Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 13th September, 15th September
  • Thimphu Tshechu, Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu, 14th September, 16th September
  • ThangbiI Mani, Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor, Bumthang, 18th September, 20th September
  • Jambay Lhakhang Drup, Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 18th October, 22nd October
  • Takin Festival, Damji, GASA, 21st October, 23st February
  • Crane Festival, Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, 11th November
  • Mongar Tshechu, Mongar Dzong, Mongar, 09th November, 12th November
  • Pemagatshel Tshechu, Pemagatshel Dzong, Pemagatshel, 09th November, 12th November
  • Trashigang Tshechu, Trashigang Dzong, Trashigang, 10th November, 13th November
  • Nalakhar Tshechu, Ngaa Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang, 17th November, 19th November
  • Trongsa Tshechu, Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa, 09th January 14, 11th January 14
  • Lhuentse Tshechu, Lhuentse Dzong, Lhuentse, 09th January 14, 11th January 14
  • Takin Festival, Damji, Gasa, 21st February, 23rd February
  • Nomad Festival, Nagsephel, Bumthang, 23rd February, 25th February
  • Tharpaling Thongdrol, Tharpaling lhakhang,Chummi, bumthang, 25th February
  • Talo Tshechu, Talo gonpa, Punakha, 20th March, 22nd March
  • Zhemgang Tshechu, Zhemgang dzong,Zhemgang, 20th March, 23rd March
  • Domkhar Tshechu, Domkhar, chummi, Bumthang, 20th April, 22nd April
  • Rhododendron Festival, Lamperi Botanical Garden,Dochula, Thimphu, 11th May, 13th May
  • Kurjey Tshechu, Kurjey lhakhang, choekhor,Bumthang, 18th June
  • Haa Summer Festival, Town festival ground,Haa, 6th July, 8th July
  • Masutaki mushroomFestival, Ura,Bumthang, 17th August, 19th August
  • Tour of the dragon (bicycle race), Bumthang to Thimphu, 7th September
  • Gangtey Tshechu, Gangtey gonpa, phobjikha,Wangduephodrang, 13th September, 15th September
  • Gasa Tshechu, Gasa Dzong, Gasa, 14th September, 16th September
  • Jakar Tshechu, Jakar Dzong, Choekhor, Bumthang, 12th October, 15th October
  • Prakhar Duchhoed, Prakar Lhakhang, Chummi, Bumthang, 19th October, 21st October
  • Black necked crane Festival, Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjikha, Wangduephodrang, 11th November
  • Jambay lakhang Singye cham, Jambay lhakhang, choekhor, Bumthang, 17th November
  • Druk wangyel Tshechu, Dochula, Thimphu, 13th December
  • Nabji Lhakhang Drup, Nabji Lhakhang, Nabji, Trongsa, 15th January, 19th January 2014

Festival Dates

Festival Dates For 2013

Sl. Name of Festival Place of Festival From Date To Date
01 Takin Festival Damji,Gasa 21st February 23rd February
02 Nomad Festival Nagsephel,Bumthang 23rd February 25th February
03 Punakha Drubchen Punakha Drubchen 15th February 19th February
04 Punakha Tshechu Punakha dzong,Punakha 20th February 22nd February
05 Tharpaling Thongdrol Tharpaling lhakhang,Chummi, Bumthang 25th February
06 Chhorten Kora Chorten kora,Trashiyangtshe 25th February 11th March
07 Gomphukora Gom kora lhakhang,Trashigang 20th March 22nd March
08 Talo Tshechu Talo gonpa,Punakha 20th March 22nd March
09 Zhemgang Tshechu Zhemgang dzong,Zhemgang 20th March 23rd March
10 Paro Tshechu Rinpung dzong,Paro 23rd March 27th March
11 Chhukha Tshechu Chhukha dzong,Chhukha 25th March – 27th March
12 Domkhar Tshechu Domkhar, chummi,Bumthang 20th April 22nd April
13 Rhododendron Festival Lamperi botanical garden,Dochula, Thimphu 11th May 13th May
14 Ura Yakchoe Ura lhakhang,Bumthang 21st April 25th April
15 Nimalung Tshechu Nimalung dratshang,Chummi, Bumthang 16th June 18th June
16 Kurjey Tshechu Kurjey lhakhang, Choekhor,Bumthang 18th June
17 Haa Summer Festival Town festival ground,Haa 6th July 8th July
18 Masutaki mushroom Festival Ura,Bumthang 17th August 19th August
19 Tour of the dragon(bicycle race) Bumthang to Thimphu 7th September
20 Thimphu Drubchen Tashi Chhodzong,Thimphu 9th September 13th September
21 Wangdue Tshechu Tencholing army ground,Wangduephodrang 12th September 14th September
22 Tamshing phalaChhoepa Tamshing lhakhang,Choekhor, Bumthang 13th September 15th September
23 Gangtey Tshechu Gangtey gonpa, Phobjikha,Wangduephodrang 13th September 15th September
24 Thimphu Tshechu Tashi Chhodzong,Thimphu 14th September 16th September
25 Gasa Tshechu Gasa Dzong,Gasa 14th September 16th September
26 Thangbi Mani Tangbi lhakhang, Choekor,Bumthang 18th September 20th September
27 Jakar Tshechu Jakar dzong, Choekhor,Bumthang 12th October 15th October
28 Jambay lhakhang Drup Jambay lhakhang, Choekhor,Bumthang 18th October 22nd October
29 Prakhar Duchhoed Prakar lhakhang, Chummi,Bumthang 19th October 21st October
30 Black necked CraneFestival Gangtey gonpa, Phobjikha,Wangduephodrang. 11th November
31 Mongar Tshechu Mongar Dzong,Mongar 9th November 12th November
32 Trashigang Tshechu Trashigang Dzong,Trashigang 10th November 13th November
33 Jambay lakhangSingye Cham Jambay lhakhang, Choekhor,Bumthang 17th November
34 Nalakhar Tshechu Ngaa lhakhang, Choekhor,Bumthang 17th November 19th November
35 Pemagatshel Tshechu Pemagatshel Dzong,Pemagatshel 9th November 12th November
36 Druk Wangyel Tshechu Dochula,Thimphu 13th December
37 Trongsa Tshechu Trongsa Dzong,Trongsa 9th January 2014 11th January 2014
38 Lhuentse Tshechu Lhuentse Dzong,Lhuentse 9th January 2014 11th January 2014
39 Nabji Lhakhang Drup Nabji lhakhang, Nabji,Trongsa 15th January 2014 19th January 2014

Tentative Festival Dates For 2014

Sl. Name of Festival Place of Festival From Date To Date
01 Punakha Drubchhen Punakha Dzong, Punakha 6th March 10th March
02 Punakha Tshechu Punakha dzong, Punakha 11th March 13th March
03 Chhorten Kora Chorten Kora, Trashiyangtshe 16th March & 30th March
04 Gomphukora Gom kora lhakhang,Trashigang 7th April 9th April
05 Paro Tshechu Rinpung Dzong, Paro 11th April 15th April
06 Chhukha Tshechu Chhukha Dzong, Chhukha 13th Apri 15th April
07 Ura Yakchoe Ura lhakhang, Bumthang 10th May 14th May
08 Nimalung Tshechu Nimalung dratshang, chummi, Bumthang 5th June 7th June
09 Kurjey Tshechu Kurjey Lhakhang, Choekhor, Bumthang 7th June
10 Tour of the dragon(bicycle race) Bumthang to Thimphu 6th September
11 Thimphu Drubchen Tashi Chhodzong, Thimphu 28th September 2nd October
12 Wangdue Tshechu Tencholing Army Ground, Wangduephodrang 1st October 3rd October
13 Tamshing Phala Chhoepa Tamshing lhakhang, choekhor, Bumthang 2nd October 4th October
14 Thimphu Tshechu Tashi chhodzong, Thimphu 3rd October 5th October
15 Gasa Tshechu Gasa dzong, Gasa 3rd October 5th October
16 Thangbi Mani Tangbi lhakhang, choekor, Bumthang 7th October 9th October
17 Jambay Lhakhang Drup Jambay lhakhang, choekhor, Bumthang 6th November 10th November
18 Prakhar Duchhoed Prakar lhakhang, chummi, Bumthang 7th November 9th November
19 Black necked craneFestival Gangtey gonpa, phobjikha,Wangduephodrang 11th November
20 Mongar Tshechu Mongar dzong, Mongar 28th November 1st December
21 Trashigang Tshechu Trashigang dzong, Trashigang 29th November 2nd December
22 Nalakhar Tshechu Ngaa lhakhang, choekhor, Bumthang 6th December 8th December
23 Druk Wangyel Tshechu Dochula, Thimphu 13th December
24 Trongsa Tshechu Trongsa dzong, Trongsa 30th December 1st January 2015
25 Lhuentse Tshechu Lhuentse dzong, Lhuentse 30th December 1st January 2015