On the joyous occasion of 8th Birth Anniversary of His Royal Highness, Gyalsay Jigme Namgyal Wangchuck, Samtse Dzongkhag joins the nation in offering solemn prayers for HRH Gyalsey’s continued good health and happiness
The Dzongkhag Administration led by Dasho Dzongdag, Dasho Drangpon, Lam Neten, Dasho SP, RBA and RBP officials, Regional heads and Sector heads offered butter lamps and prayers at Samtse Dratshang and Shivalaya Mandir to mark the 114th National Day.
The Dzongkhag administration led by the Dasho Dzongrab and Sector heads offered butter lamps & prayers at Samtse Dratshang Lhakhang to mark the 4th Birth Anniversary of His Royal Highness the Gyalsey, Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck.
The festival is held in Samtse and is observed for three days in the autumn season. Many different kinds of mask dances are performed during the festival. It concludes with the unfurling of the Guru Tshengye Thongdrol.