His Majesty The King graces Takar Kuchoe
An unprecedented number of people attended the concluding day of the Takar Kuchoe, gathering at the festival to be doubly blessed by the presence of His Majesty The King last Tuesday.
His Majesty graced the Kuchoe held annu- ally at Takar Nagtshang in Chumey, Bumthang, and granted Tokha to the gathering who had congregated from neighbouring valleys for the special event.
His Majesty also granted a Thongdrol of Thuksey Dawa Gyaltshen to the Nagtshang for the community. Thuksey Dawa Gyaltshen, who is one of Terton Pema Lingpa’s sons, established the Nagtshang and the Takar Zhelgno lineage.
The Takar Kuchoe was celebrated with various dances of the Peling tradition.
Earlier in the morning, His Majesty offered prayers at the Jambay Lhakhang.