Festivals & Events in Bhutan

Zhemgang Tshechu

2427 March 2018
1417 March 2019
Zhemgang Dzong
Event type: 
Buddhist festival, Major event

Zhemgang is one of the remote districts in the country and the annual tshechu is the biggest festival in the district.
Different mask dances are performed during the festival. The highlight of the festival is the unfurling of the huge Thongdrol (large tapestry) of Guru Rinpoche. It is believed that the mere sight of the Thongdrol cleanses one of all sins.

District Culture Officer +975 1766 6589

Witness event on following tours

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