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 Upcoming Holidays

Bhutan List of Holidays in Bhutan in 2019

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