Get ready to experience a unique and beautiful culture! Join us for Mani Rimdu Festival at Tengboche Monastery in 2023 for an unforgettable experience.
Experience a unique cultural celebration in the tranquil and beautiful setting of Tengboche Monastery. Join us for Mani Rimdu Festival in 2023 for a truly spectacular event. From traditional rituals and ceremonies to vibrant costumes and music, you’re sure to create lasting memories of this one-of-a-kind experience.
What is Mani Rimdu?
Mani Rimdu is a religious festival of the Tibetan Buddhist community of the local communities of the Khumbu region in Nepal. The event is dedicated to Padmasambhava (Rinpoche), including rituals and traditional dances practised for centuries. Each year, the festival occurs at Tengboche Monastery in Nepal’s Khumbu region during October or November, attracting hundreds of visitors worldwide.
When is the festival in 2023, and where does the festival take place?
This year, the Mani Rimdu Festival will occur on October 28, 29 and 30, 2023, at the Tengboche Monastery in Nepal’s Khumbu region. However, the festival’s exact date may vary annually, so double-check before you plan your trip.
Tengboche Monastery is in a stunning and remote mountain location, surrounded by the panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Lhotse and Ama Dablam.
Who celebrates Mani Rimdu Festival?
The Buddhist people celebrate the Mani Rimdu Festival in and around Tengboche village. It is organized and attended by Tibetans, Buddhists, and pilgrims from all over the world who come together to experience the rich culture of this remote mountain area.
What Activities are included in the festival?
The Mani Rimdu Festival includes various cultural activities and celebrations, including traditional local dances, cham dance performances, Gyabrang ceremony, flag exchange ceremony, mask offerings, and door opening ceremony. Participants also experience breathtaking mountain scenery, local cuisine and architecture and enjoy the spirit of community and camaraderie.