2018 Holiday Calendar of Bureau of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, New Delhi. Bureau will remain close on official holidays.

JANUARY
01, Monday: New Year
26, Friday: Republic Day of India

FEBRUARY
16, Friday: Losar (Tibetan New Year)

MARCH
02, Friday: Chotrul Duchen (Great Prayer Festival)
10, Saturday: Tibetan National Uprising Day

MAY

29, Tuesday, Saka Dawa (Buddha Shakyamuni’s Birth, Enlightenment and Parinirvana)

JUNE
28, Thursday: Zamling Chisang (Universal Prayer Day)

JULY
06, Friday: 83rd Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama
16, Monday: Choekhor Duechen (Buddha Shakyamuni’s First Teaching)

AUGUST
15, Wednesday: Independence Day of India

SEPTEMBER
02, Sunday: Democracy Day of Tibet

OCTOBER
02, Tuesday: Gandhi Jayanti

31, Wednesday: Lhabab Duechen (Buddha Shakyamuni’s Descent from Heaven)

DECEMBER
10, Monday: Nobel Peace Prize Day (World Human Rights Day)

13, Thursday: Ngen-pa Gu-Zom (Nine Bad Omens)

14, Friday: Sang-po Chu-Zom (Nine Bad Omens)