Annual Ceremonies

Saga Dawa Drubchö

Butter lamp offeringsThis Drubchö held on the 15th day of the 4th lunar month marks the birth, enlightenment and mahaparinirvana of Shakyamuni Buddha, one of the most important occasions throughout the Buddhist world. Special prayers, rituals and butter lamp offerings are made during this ceremony.

Photo: Butter lamp offerings (Rohan Chitrakar)