Losar festival celebrated in Ladakh

Q.  Losar, the largest Tibetan Buddhist festival commenced on which day in Ladakh region of J&K?
- Published on 15 Dec 15

a. 14th December
b. 13th December
c. 12th December
d. 11th December

ANSWER: 12th December
Losar, the biggest Tibetan Buddhist festival commenced on 12th December 2015 in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir marking the beginning of the new year. Festival began with the illumination of religious and residential places. Losar is celebrated on the last two days of the 10th Bodhi month that coincides with December of Christian calendar. Ancestor worship forms a significant part of this festival.

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