29 May 2018- Lord Buddha’s Parinirvana- National Holiday

Buddha_ParinirvanaAll government offices and schools in the Kingdom of Bhutan will be closed on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 to observe one of the most sacred days- Lord Buddha’s Parinirvana or Duechen Nga Zom.

Lord Buddha’s Parinirvana or Duechen Nga Zom is observed on the 15th Day of the Fourth Month of the Bhutanese calendar which this year falls on 29 May. It was on this day that the Buddha was conceived, born, subdued evil, gained enlightenment and attained Nirvana. It is considered as one of the most auspicious days for Buddhists all over the world.

The RNR Family wishes all a very holy holiday.

ICTD

 

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