India | Himachal Pradesh

Jidjed Festival

Jidjed is a religious festival held in the month of October at Thang Yug Gompa, an ancient monastery located 13 km from Kaza in Himachal Pradesh.

A similar festival is celebrated in the same month at the monasteries of Tabo, Dankar and Pin Spiti. These festivals are celebrated to protect people from diseases and epidemics, and to ensure health, happiness and prosperity.

Updated on 14th October, 2020


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