Located 1 km, which is 15 minutes’ walk from Mcleodganj, Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts, preserves a wide number of musical, dance and theatrical traditions from Tibet. Maintaining its own workshops for making costumes, masks and musical instruments, the institute owns a modern Theater Troupe which shows contemporary plays.
The institution also organizes an annual 10-day folk opera commencing on the second Saturday of April. During this occasion, a variety of folk operas, dance performances, plays and concerts are presented. Besides, on important national holidays other performances are also given throughout the year.
The Buddha temple, located close to the institute is also a good place to visit.