Hemis Fetsival

Hemis Festival: The Hemis Monastery celebrates this event in the form of a 2 days Festival.  Its resident monks perform sacred masked dances leading to the destruction of the sacrificial offerings.  Masks worn by the monks represent various guardian divinities of the Drugpa order of which Hemis is the leading establishment in Ladakh.  This 200 year old tradition was int....
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  • Chham Dance: The fantastic masked dances which depict the triumph of good over the bad are one of the main highlight of the festival and you should witness it on your vacation.

Devil Dances: These dances are also performed and are an eminent part of the festival.

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  • andicrafts: The locals organize an exhibition of Handicrafts which all tourists love and shop at.

Organized By

Hemis Cultural and Welfare Society
Hemis monastery Kharu Block

How to reach

The nearest airport is Kushok Bakula Rinpochey Airport, Leh, which is 50 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is NA, which is 0 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Leh, which is 45KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Hemis Monastery
Date Time

30 Jul 2022 - 31 Jul 2022

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM




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