The main religion for the people of Sikkim is Hinduism though a sizeable population follows Buddhism as well. Tibetans and Sikkimese Bhutias follow Buddhism while Hindusim is followed by the Nepalese. Some of the important Buddhist festivals are Saga Dawa, Lhabab Dhuechen, Phang Lhabsol and Drukpa Tsheshi. The Hindu festivals celebrated there are Durga Puja, Dussehra and Diwali. For more information on Sikkim visit http://www.sikkimonline.in/about

सिक्किम के त्यौहारों के बारे में हिंदी में पढ़ने के लिए यहां क्लिक करें

List of Festivals in Sikkim
New Year's Day
Makar Sankranti
Vasant Panchami
Maha Shivratri
Holi
Ram Navami
Mahavir Jayanti
Hanuman Jayanti
Ramadan (Roza)
Buddha Poornima
Eid-ul-Fitr
Bakra Eid
Raksha Bandhan
Krishna Janamashtami
Muharram
Maha Navratri
Saraswati Awahan
Durga Puja
Maha Navami
Dussehra
Diwali
Kali Puja
Bhai Dooj
Kartik Purnima
Christmas Day

 

 

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