Two-day monastic festival 'Thiksey Gustor' concludes

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The two-day monastic festival popularly known as 'Thiksey Gustor' concluded in Leh district of Ladakh. The festival started with a grand religious ceremony attended by monks of the monastery and hundreds of devotees. The main attraction of the festival were monks attired in traditional outfits performing colourful mask dances on rhythmic beats of religious musical instruments demonstrating the victory of good over evil.
 
Two-day monastic festival 
 
Head Lama of Thiksey Monastery Thiksay Khenpo Nawang Chamba Stanzin Rinpochey said that the annual monastery festival is an occasion where monks in their best costumes perform ritual dances and it's a great opportunity to offer prayers and devotees should attend the festival with devotion to earn meritorious life.
 
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