Annual Daga Tshechu

Tue, 18 December 2018
To
Sun, 23 December 2018

Daga Tshechu is an annual event of the Dzongkhag to honor Guru Padmasambhava-"one born from a lotus flower". The annual tshechu starts from the 11th day of the eleventh Bhutaness month and concludes on the 15th day of the eleventh month with the ubfurling of the Thongdroel Chenmo. It is known for an wide for its sacredness and people from other Dzongkhags also attend the Dagana Tshechu to receive blessing from the various scared relics.

According to the historical texts,the significance of conducting five days of Dagana Tshechu is associated with the five local deities in Dagana (Aum Jomo Dakarmo, Phola Taktshang Gangbur, Shathongtsen, Gophu Kencho,Molha Darayu Tsho).