Tentative Festival Dates for 2017

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FESTIVAL

PLACE

DATES

1

PUNAKHA DRUBCHEN

Punakha Dzong, PUNAKHA

2nd – 6th March

2

PUNAKHA TSHECHU

Punakha Dzong, PUNAKHA

7th – 9th March

3

CHHORTEN KORA

Chorten Kora, TRASHI YANGTSHE

11th April & 26th April

4

GOMPHUKORA

Gom Kora Lhakhang, TRASHI YANGTSHE

4th – 6th April

5

PARO TSHECHU

Rinpung Dzong, PARO

7th – 11th April

6

RHODODENDRON FESTIVAL

Lamperi Botanical Garden, Dochula, THIMPHU

18th – 20th April

7

URA YAKCHOE

Ura Lhakhang, BUMTHANG

7th – 10th May

8

NIMALUNG TSHECHU

Nimalung Dratshang, Chummi, BUMTHANG

1st – 3rd July

9

KURJEY TSHECHU

Kurjey Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG

3rd July

10

TOUR OF THE DRAGON (BICYCLE RACE)

Bumthang to Thimphu

2nd September

11

THIMPHU DRUBCHEN

Tashi Chhodzong, THIMPHU

25th – 29th September

12

WANGDUE TSHECHU

Tencholing Army Ground, WANGDUEPHODRANG

28th – 30th September

13

TAMSHING PHALA CHHOEPA

Tamshing Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG

30th Sept. – 2nd Oct.

14

THIMPHU TSHECHU

Tashi Chhodzong, THIMPHU

30th Sept. – 2nd Oct.

15

THANGBI MANI

Tangbi Lhakhang, Choekor, BUMTHANG

4th – 6th October

16

PEMAGATSHEL TSHECHU

Pemagatshel Dzong, PEMAGATSHEL

1st – 3rd November

17

JAMBAY LHAKHANG DRUP

Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG

3rd – 6th November

18

PRAKHAR DUCHHOED

Prakar Lhakhang, Chummi, BUMTHANG

4th – 6th November

19

BLACK NECKED CRANE FESTIVAL

Gangtey Gonpa, Phobjikha, WANGDUEPHODRANG

11th November

20

MONGAR TSHECHU

Mongar Dzong, MONGAR

25th – 28th November

21

TRASHIGANG TSHECHU

Trashigang Dzong, TRASHIGANG

26th – 29th November

22

JAMBAY LAKHANG SINGYE CHAM

Jambay Lhakhang, Choekhor, BUMTHANG

3rd December

23

NALAKHAR TSHECHU

Ngaa Lhakhang, Choekhor BUMTHANG

3rd – 5th December

24

DRUK WANGYEL TSHECHU

Dochula, THIMPHU

13th December

25

TRONGSA TSHECHU

Trongsa Dzong, TRONGSA

25th – 28th December

26

LHUENTSE TSHECHU

Lhuentse Dzong, LHUENTSE

25th – 28th December