Sherpa, the mountain climber group is very rich in authentic culture, celebrate several festival across the year, Mani Rimdu is one of the famous ritual in Sherpa community. Mani Rimdu festival also most watched Himalayan festival by international travelers after Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Trek which take a places Lomanthang western Nepal.
The colorful monks performing annual festival takes, place at Tengboche monastery in autumn (October or November) which is based on Buddhist calendar. The local celebrate Mandi Rimdu festival for last 9 days but 3 days (October 25th to 27th) is the utmost charming part where lamas performed on elaborate dressed in the Buddhist rhythm.
Mani Rimdu, it is reciting a holy Buddhist book and performing mask dance including 16 different types, rainbow sand mandala draw yard of the main monastery. High reincarnation monks also participant entire ritual and it end with wong (empowerment) ceremony. So Everest Mani Rimdu & Ama Dablam Base Camp trek is wide version trek in Everest region which provides cultural of Sherpa, high snow-peak and spectacular sunrise over the Mount Everest. Our Everest Mani Rimdu trek itinerary allow you trek throughout picturesque Sherpa village, cross the suspension bridge on wind rhythm and encounter Sagarmatha national flora and fauna.
Outline Program of Everest Mani Rimdu Trek