National Holidays in Bhutan in 2019

Nestled in the eastern Himalayas, Bhutan is known as the Thunder Dragon Kingdom. Public holidays are a combination of Buddhist festivals and honouring the royal family. Most holiday dates are determined on the Bhutanese calendar, which is lunar based.

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Bhutan List of Holidays in Bhutan in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Wednesday Winter Solstice National Holiday
Sunday Traditional Day of Offering National Holiday
Tuesday Losar National Holiday Tibetan New Year
Wednesday Losar Holiday National Holiday Tibetan New Year
Thursday Birth Anniversary Of His Majesty the King National Holiday
Friday Birth Anniversary Of His Majesty the King Holiday National Holiday
Saturday Birth Anniversary Of His Majesty the King Holiday National Holiday
Sunday Death Anniversary of Zhabdrung National Holiday
Thursday Birth Anniversary of the 3rd Druk Gyalpo National Holiday
Monday Lord Buddha's Parinirvana National Holiday
Thursday Birth Anniversary Of Guru Rinpoche National Holiday
Sunday First Sermon Of Lord Buddha National Holiday
Tuesday Blessed Rainy Day National Holiday
Friday Thimphu Drubchen Regional Holiday Thimphu
Tuesday Thimphu Tshechu Regional Holiday Thimphu
Tuesday Dassain National Holiday Dusserhra
Wednesday Thimphu Tshechu Holiday Regional Holiday Thimphu
Thursday Thimphu Tshechu Holiday Regional Holiday Thimphu
Friday Coronation day of His Majesty the King National Holiday
Monday Birth Anniversary of the 4th Druk Gyalpo National Holiday Constitution Day
Tuesday Descending Day of Lord Buddha National Holiday
Tuesday National Day National Holiday