Which festivals are there in Tibet?
It is based on the Buddhist culture in Tibet, and the Tibetan Buddhism affects all aspects of people’s life. At the same time, they have their own customs and folkways. There are so many different Buddhist festivals every year. So I will tell you some major festivals in Tibet.
The Tibetan New Year is the grandest and solemnest in Tibet. The Great Player Festival is the grandest religious festival. And the Butter lamp Festival is the climax of the Great Player Festival. The Sgad Watt Festival is to memorize the birth , death and nirvana of Sakyamuni and it is also the day to commemorate Princess Wencheng’s arrival. The Sour Milk Festival means the day to drink yogurt, which symbols bumper harvest of livestock farming.