Manirindu Festival Trek

  • Mani Rimdu Festival is a Buddhist ritual festival held at Tengboche Monastery  every  year in October-November according to the Tibetan lunar calendar. Mani Rimdu is the most celebrated festival among the Sherpa ethnic group as the Tengboche Rinpoche presiding over the festival offers wong blessing (empowerment) to the people. This festival consists of nine days of ceremonies and meditation . This is concluded by a special blessing ceremony given by Tengboche Rinpoche to the ordinary, and the world famous   Mask Dances are performed by the monks at Tengboche Monastery.

    As we trek through Khumbu region, we will be visiting several monasteries and local homes to see the Sherpa traditions and way of life.Mani Rimdu festival trek is in fact a Everest view trek. This trek is commenced from Lukla after 42 minutes scenic mountain flight. Namche Bazar on the way is main attraction of trek which is the largest trade center of Khumbu valley. Namche also offers great views of Mt. Everest(8,848m) the highest mountain in the world. Tenboche is one day additional trek from Namche where there is world famous Monastery of Buddhism. Tenboche provide you brilliant view of Mt. Everest & Mt. Amadablam which is known as sexy mountain!

     

  • 13 OCT 2014 Day 01 :   Kathmandu arrival (1300m)
    Namaste & welcome to Nepal. It Is your first day in Kathmandu. We greet   you with Mala & Khada at Kathmandu airport. We transfer you to hotel. After refreshment, we brief you shortly about next day program.

    14th Oct : 2014 Day 02: Half day sightseeing & preparation day
    Breakfast is served at hotel at 8:00 Am then a half day sightseeing tour to world heritage sights of art, culture & religion is enjoyed with our experienced city tour guide. On completion of sightseeing tour small meeting is arranged at your hotel with trekking guide. There will be last hour gear checking. Guide will be suggested you to add necessary equipments or remove some unnecessary items.O/N Hotel

    15 Nov 2014 Day 03 : Kathmandu to Lukla (2886m) Trek to Phakding (2652m) -3 hours

    Flight to Lukla is ofter at early morning & it takes approximately 42 minutes.There will be breakfast break at Lukla & you will descend 200m during three hours trekking .We enjoy great views of mountains such as Nupla (5885m) above Kongde Ridge, Kusum Kang (6367m appears on the right a little later.  We will be following the northern left   bank of the Dudh Kosi River.O/N Lodge
     
    16 Nov 2014 Day 04 : Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m) -6 hours trek.O/N Guest House

    We cross suspension bridge and begin to climb up to Monjo (2800m) and on to the gateway to the Sagamartha National Park. There will be unique views of Kusum Kangaru, Thamserku, Konde-Ro and Tawache Peak before arriving at Namche.

    17 Nov 2014 Day 05 : Rest day in and around Namche Bazaar for acclimatization.

    Namche Bazaar is a trad center of upper Khumbu region. On Friday & Saturday,  there will be market with local products. Today we can either make excursion in village or explore Syangboche & return to Namche.O/N Guest House
     
    18 Nov 2014 Day 06 : Namche Bazaar to Tengboche (3867m) for 5 hrs.O/N Guest House

    You start trekking  enjoying  excellent views of Ama Dablam and from Sanasa path descends to Phunki Thanga from where you ascend two hours to Tengboche. You will reach to a stone gate which marks the entrance to Tengboche, the most religious centre of the Khumbu region.
     
    19 Nov 2014 Day 07  : Enjoy First day of Mani Rimdu Festival .O/N Guest House

    The mani rimdu festival is accepted as a victory of Buddhism over the ancient Bon religion. The monks with elaborate masks perform ritualistic dances .The festival begins with the blowing of horns in the afternoon of the first day. In a while the abbot of the monastery being accompanied by other monks in their maroon robes, arrives on the stage. The people & follower of Buddhism then rise to their feet to get blessings, holy water and auspicious pellets from the Abbot for good luck and longevity.O/N Guest House.
     
    20 Nov 2014 Day  08 : Enjoy Second Day Mani Rimbu Festival.O/N Guest House

    Blowing an orchestra of cymbals, horns, flutes, and conch shells, the start of the second day's celebration is announced followed by the masked dances in which monks in colorful robes and huge glowering masks perform ritual dances symbolizing the destruction of evil spirits. In one of the dances, a group of monks clad in bright silk attire and black headgear perform ablution to the gods and pray for divine protection from the forces of evil. The performances continue until dark.O/N
     
    21 Nov 2014 Day 09 : Third day of Mani Rimdu festival at Tengboche. O/N Guest House

    Torma , which is made of dough are consigned to a sacred fire on the last day. This implies the end of negative forces and the advent of a blessed new year. 
     
    22 Nov 2014 Day 10 : Trek Tengboche to Namche (3440m/11,286ft) for 4 to 5 hours. O/N Guest House
     
    23 Nov 2014 Day 11 : Trek Namche to Lukla (2800m/9185ft) for 6 to 7 hours. O/N Guest House.

     
    24 Nov 2014 Day 12 : Lukla to Kathmandu (1300m)
    We fly early morning for 42 minutes & transfer to hotel
     
    25 Nov 2014 Day 13 : Free from Progrm

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