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Local office address Contact personnel

Australia Awards Bhutan
Karsang Building (No. 4), Room 204, Chhoten Lam Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
Telephone: 975-2-331845, Fax : 975-2-334793
Mobile: (975) 17127450, (975) 17127451
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Karma Tenzin
Country Program Manager –Bhutan

Tashi Loday
Program Officer –Bhutan

Public holidays 2018

Date Day Occasion
19-Oct Fri Dasain**
31-Oct Wed Descending Day of Lord Buddha
1-Nov Thu Coronation Day of His Majesty the King 
17-Dec Mon National Day

Public holidays 2019

Date Day Occasion
5-Feb Tue Losar (New Year)
6-Feb Wed Losar (New Year)
21-Feb Thu Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King
22-Feb Fri Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King
17-Jun Mon Lord Buddha’s Parinirvana
11-Jul Thu Birth Anniversary of Guru Rinpoche
24-Sep Tue Blessed Rainy Day
4-Oct Fri Thimphu Drubchoe
8-Oct Tue Durga Puja / Dassain/Thimphu Tshechu / Dashain (Vijayadashami) *
9-Oct Wed Thimphu Tshechu / Dashain (Ekadashi) * 
10-Oct Thu Thimphu Tshechu
1-Nov Fri Coronation day of His Majesty the King
11-Nov Mon Birth Anniversary of the 4th Druk Gyalpo/Constitution Day / Eid-E-Milad-Un-Nabi *
19-Nov Tue Descending Day of Lord Buddha

* These days can vary according to the sighting of the moon.
** These days can vary according to the lunar calendar

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Australia Awards Office - Bhutan