The Yuru Kabgyat Festival is celebrated at the Lamayuru Monastery of Leh during June – July. It’s a two day festival where the monks wear colourful mask and dance in circle. The festival is dedicated to Yama and Padmasambhava. Yama is considered the god of death and Padmasambhava is the second Buddha.
Venue: Lamayuru Monastery
Start Date: 18th June 2020
End Date: 19th June 2020
Distance from Leh Town: 115km (2.5 hrs)