It is celebrated throughout the world with the same significance in countries like Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Cambodia, Tibet, Indonesia, China and Japan.
Major PlacesCelebrated all over India but has prominence in Eastern part of India. Major Chunk of Monasteries are here in this part. [Pemayangtse (West Sikkim), Rumtok (near Gangtok), Enchey (Gangtok), Dubdi, Sinon, Ghoom (Darjeeling) are the major Monasteries in the Eastern part of INDIA)].
Month of Celebration : There are different dates according to the occasion
Death - February