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Tharpaling Thongdrol is a one day festival that will take place in Chumey, Bumthang on the 19th February 2019. The display of a giant Thangkha or Thongdrol (applique silk work with Buddhist images) of Jowo Jampa and Kuenkhen Longchen Rabjam is the highlight of the festival and are displayed alternatively each year on the 15th Day. The Thongdrol is preceded by prayers ceremonies called the Moelam Chenmo which is performed by the monks of Tharpaling Lhakhang for 10 days to the local people of Chumey every year (1st – 14th day). No chams/dances are performed during this festival.
District Culture Officer: 03-631539
Gup Office, Chumey: 03-641113
Start Date: 2019-02-19
End Date: 2019-02-19
Venue: Tharpaling Lhakhang, Chumey