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Phyang Tsedup

22 - 23 Jul 2009 (annual)
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The main attraction of the Phyang Tsedup festival at the Phyang Monastery in Ladakh is the pilgrimage to the huge Thangka (painting) of Skyabje Jigten Gombo, founder of the Dringungpa monastic order, which is on special show for the event.
Like other monastic festivals, sacred dance dramas (Chhams) also play a key part in the proceedings.
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