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Ram Navami Festival of Nepal.

Ram Navami Festival of Nepal.

Ram Navami Festival of Nepal 2nd April 2020 14th April 2019 14th April 2018 Lord Ram is considered to be another incarnation of the Hindu god Vishnu. The Nepalese have an ingrained opinion and devout confidence in him. His control, clean heart, kindness, love, bravery, peacefulness, and expressiveness in speech gave him the desired status…

Holi or Fagu Purnima the festival of colors in Nepal

Holi Festival Nepal

Holi or Fagu Purnima the festival of colors in Nepal When does Holi take place?  20th and 21st March 2019 The date for Holi or Fagu Purnima changes every according to the Hindu calendar. The Hindu calendar is based on solar and lunisolar calendars. It is very different from the Gregorian calendar, which is why…

Ghantakarna Chaturdasi Festival of Nepal 

Ghatakarna Chaturdasi

Ghantakarna Chaturdasi Festival of Nepal  This festival is generally celebrated in July/August. This year it was on the 30th of July 2019. People have been giving ‘peace’ offerings, sacrifices to demons, serpents, supernatural beings along with natural elements such as water, fire, and the wind since the beginning of time. Legend has it that there…

Gai Jatra Festival of Nepal

Gai Jatra

Gai Jatra festival of Nepal 19th August 2019 Most festivals in Nepal have turned into a coersion today. In specific cases, it has even become a burden financially and timewise due to the dilution over the time of the sources and concealed reasons. The Gai Jatra (Sa Paro in Newari) or the cow festival is…

Festivals of Darjeeling and Sikkim

Festivals of Darjeeling and Sikkim

Festivals of Darjeeling and Sikkim It would help if you visited Darjeeling and Sikkim to witness the riot of the kaleidoscope of colors. Sikkim and Darjeeling are tucked away in the North-Eastern corridor of India in the shadows of the Himalayas. Sikkim is the second smallest state in India, while Darjeeling is part of West…

Festivals of Tibet

Festivals of Tibe

Festivals In Tibet Many grand and vibrant Tibetan festivals are making up our list of Lhasa festivals and events. The highlights are The Tibetan New Year, the Shoton Festival, and the Thangka Festival when a giant Buddha painting is unfurled. Other festivals are associated with Buddhist monasteries and local traditions and customs. Lhasa is the…

Vivaha Panchami Festival in Nepal

Vivahi Panchami festival in Nepal

Vivaha Panchami Festival in Nepal Vivaha Panchami – 1st December 2019 12th December 2018 Vivaha Panchami is a celebration to commemorate the eternal marriage of Lor Ram (The prince of Ayodhya) and Princess Sita of Janakpur in the form of an auspicious Hindu festival. It is observed during the fifth day of Shukla Paksha –…

Naag Panchami Festival in Nepal

Naag Panchami Festiva in Nepal

Naag Panchami – Festival in Nepal Naag Panchami festival of Nepal 5th August 2019 What is Naag Panchami? It is the day of serpents. Naags are revered on this day in Nepal. Naag means snake, and Panchami is the fifth day after the new moon, where the name for this festival derives from. The new…

Krishna Janmasthami Festival in Nepal

Krishna Janmashtami

Krishna Janmashtami – Festival in Nepal Krishna Janmashtami -11th August 2020 Krishna Janmashtami 2019 – 24th August 2019 Krishna Janmashtami is the commemoration of the birth of Lord Krishna. It is also known as Janmashtami, and this occasion is celebrated with grand enthusiasm. This vital day falls on the eighth day or Ashtami of the…