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Thiksay Gustor

Festival | Religious Festival

Thiksay Monastery is situated 19 kms off Leh. Located at an altitude of about 11,000 ft asl, is the biggest stricture in Central Ladakh. The annual festival held in the monastery precincts is known as the Gustor ritual, which is held from the 17th to 19th day of the ninth month of the Tibetan calendar (October–November). Sacred dances such as the mask dance or Cham Dance are performed as a part of this ritual. 

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