Festivals & Events in Bhutan

Nalakhar Tshechu (Nga Lhakhang Zhi)

Dates: 
1214 December 2019
30 November2 December 2020
Place: 
Ngaa Lhakhang
Region: 
Event type: 
Buddhist festival
Remarks: 

The festival is held at the Ngaa Lhakhang in Nalakhar village in Bumthang. The three-day festival is one of the popular festivals in the Choekhor valley and attracts people from all over Bumthang, dressed in their finest clothes. This festival is celebrated to bring happiness and prosperity to the village and the country as a whole. It is also a symbolic prayer for good harvest and for the well being of everyone.

Festival is also referred as Nga Lhakhang Zhi.

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