Losar Festival Celebrated in Ladakh

Published on December 19, 2017
The 15-day long Losar Festival which marks the beginning of the New year in Ladakh was celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm.
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How is it celebrated

During this festival, the Ladakhi Buddhists make a religious offering before their deities in the domestic shrines or in the Gompas. A medley of cultural events, ancient rituals are performed to show the fight between the good and the evil


The Losar festival dates back to pre-Buddhist Bon era in Tibet. As per the ancient tradition a spiritual ceremony was conducted every year in the winter. During this ceremony people offer considerable amount of incense in order to propitiate the local deities and the spirits. Later, this ceremony was converted into a yearly Buddhist festival which most probably started during the tenure of the ninth Tibetan king, Pude Gungyal.

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