Tibetan Festivals 藏族的节日

in Tibetan Areas

Tibetans in Yunnan have their own festivals, held according to the Tibetan Calendar.

The Tibetan Calendar is extremely complex, with many missing and duplicated months and days. The calculations here follow the paper by Swante Janson https://www.yunnanexplorer.com/bibliography/publication/jansonswante/ Be careful and check the exact dates of the festivals before setting out.
Litang Horse Racing 理塘赛马会 Litang, Sichuan Thu, 1. August until Sat, 10. August
Muli Temple Fair None Muli Temple 木里大寺 Wed, 25. December until Sat, 28. December
Gedong 格冬节 Tibetan Temples Sat, 25. January until Wed, 29. January
Losar Tibetan New Year 藏族新年 Tibetan Areas Fri, 28. February

Red: this - Blue: nearby

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