The Sho Dun Festival is commonly known as the Yogurt festival
and is an annual festival that is celebrated at Norbulingka
or "Jewel Park" palace in Lhasa
. It is named yoghurt festival because yoghurt is offered to the monks
who happen to finish their meditation
It is a week-long gala celebrated in the summer, from the 15th to the 24th of the 5th lunar month
. It usually falls on the mid of August. This year it is from August 11th to .