Mangan, December 14: (IPR) The Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) attended the Annual Makala Gutur Mask Dance 2019 at Labrang Palden Phuntshok Monastery, Nyingmapa Sect, Tumlong, North Sikkim in the propitious presence of the Lachung Rinpoche and Mandoling Korchen Rinpoche.
The Hon’ble Chief Minister was accompanied by the Minister for Rural Development Department, Ecclesiastical and cooperation Department, Shri Sonam Lama, Minister for Roads &Bridges and cultural Department, Shri Samdup Lepcha, Minister for Forest &Environment, Mines &Geology, Science and Technology Department Shri Karma Loday Bhutia and CS to HCM, Sr. S P/North and DC/North.
Upon his arrival at Labrang Palden Phuntshok Monastery, chief minister was accorded warm welcome by the lama and local dignitaries of Tumlong region.
Thereafter, chief minister offer prayer of Tashi Gaypa along with lamas by lighting up butter lamp inside the main shrine of the monastery.
The Chief Minister along with his team witnessed the Mask dance with full of devotion. After that the chief minister returned back to the capital.
It may be pertinent mention here that the blessing ceremony will be held on 16th of December 2019.