Central Bhutan is considered the center of the Bhutanese culture. Bumthang, which is the center of central Bhutan is home to an extraordinary number of monasteries and gombas.

One of the most important and venerated is the Kurjey monastery where the Guru Rimnpoche mediated and left an imprint of his body on a rock inside the second of three temples.

Festival Place 2018 2019
Kurjey Tshechu Kurjey, Bumthang 11th July