Paro Tsechu Festival of Bhutan

Paro Tsechu
is the most vivid and exciting event of the dzonghag, the Paro district. Many residents of the surrounding villages come to the monastery to see the dances of monks and laity in masks. A Tsechu is a Buddhist festival in honour of Guru Rimpoche, the saint who brought Buddhism to Bhutan. Tsechus (festivals) are one of the best ways to get acquainted with the ancient living culture of Bhutan.

This festival will be held in five days, and dates will be set according to the lunar month in Bhutan. The 10th day of the 2nd lunar month in Bhutan is the date of the beginning of the festival, and the 15th day of the lunar month is the end date.

Paro Tsechu is a Festival in which many tourists are attracted and is one of the most peak seasons for the tourists visiting Bhutan.

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