Dak Thok Tse Chu Festival

Dungchen trumpets heralding the start of the Cham dancesNovice lama with Dorje inaugurating the Cham dancesNyingmapa (Red Hat sect) playing Tibetan ShawmsHayagriva deitiesYoung lama Nga drummerDeity with Damaru two-headed pellet drum and Vilbu bellDrummerRitual pouring, Bumpa vase & peacock feather/kusha grass sprinklerCham danceRetinue of deitiesHayagriva deity with Phurba daggerConcentration - Nga drum danceLocal LadakhisMahakala Nga Cham danceRetinue of deitiesVaisravana deity with heads to cardinal points  Lama playing the Bukchhal cymbalnMusician playing ShawmNga Cham danceLocal LadakhiHayagriva deity Cham danceBeautiful brocade costumesDeity with Damaru two-headed pellet drum and Vilbu bellRetinue of deities