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TIHAR – The festival of Brother and Sister

Posted On:Saturday, September 9, 2017

TIHAR Tihar is the second major festival celebrated in Nepal. It is celebrated throughout the countries with lights. This festival is considered as a high spirit festival among all the Hindus and non – Hindus. This is one such festival where animals are worshiped. It is also known as Deepawali, lasts for five days. Furthermore, […]

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Indra Jatra – The Newari Culture in Nepal

Posted On:Monday, September 4, 2017
Indra Jatra

Indra Jatra Jatra, the term refers to festivals that the Newari culture of Nepal celebrates. Newar or Newah are the historical inhabitants of the Kathmandu Valley; and its surrounding areas in Nepal, and the creators of its historic heritage and civilization. They are famous for their rich culture, massive cultural diversity, and their urban civilization. […]

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Bouddhanath Stupa | The World biggest stupa

Posted On:Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Bouddhanath Stupa

Bouddhanath Stupa Bouddhanath Stupa is an important pilgrimage site for Buddhists. The great majestic Buddha Stupa stands approximately 6-7 km northeast from the center of  Kathmandu. Boudhanath Stupa is 100 m is a diameter, 1 Hector in width, and 141. 16 ft in height. The area of the stupa is 6, 756 square meters. According […]

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Lumbini – The Birth Place of the Lord Buddha

Posted On:Tuesday, August 29, 2017

LUMBINI.  The birthplace of the Lord Buddha Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. It lies in the Lumbini zone, the Rupandehi district of Nepal. To arrive there we have to drive 9 hours from Kathmandu. According to history, Siddhartha Gautama was born in 623 BC. Queen Maya Devi gave birth to him in that […]

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Dashain Festival – National Festival of Nepal

Posted On:Monday, August 28, 2017
Dashain festival

Dashain Festival Dashain festival is the national festival of Nepal. It celebrates by all the Hindu peoples all over the world. It has its own importance. Dashain symbolizes the victory of gods over demons and victory of good over the evil. According to the history, a demon Namse ‘Maishsaura’ was killed by the goddess ‘Durga’ […]

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Teej Festival – Festival of women

Posted On:Thursday, August 24, 2017
Teej festival

Teej Festival  Nepal is also known as the land and kingdom of festivals; in those festivals, Teej festival is also one of them. Teej is a festival celebrated by Nepali women, for the long life of her husband and the long and firm relationship between them until the death. Teej is observed for marital happiness, […]

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Holi Festival – The festival of Color – JRN Treks

Posted On:Friday, March 3, 2017
Holi festival

Holi Festival Holi festival is a most entertaining festival of Nepal. It is also famous for the festival of colors as we play with the colors at this time. Holi has its own religious significance of the celebration. It is a Hindu festival celebrates with lots of joy by the Hindu people all over Nepal […]

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Maha Shivaratri Festival – A Hindu Celebrations

Posted On:Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Maha shivaratri Festival

MAHA SHIVARATRI FESTIVAL Maha Shivaratri Festival celebrates by the Nepali people in the honor of Lord Shiva. It is a major holy festival in Hinduism; because the Maha Shivaratri festival is base on the Hindu Lunar Calendar, the date changes every year. Shivaratri has celebrated the arrival of spring 13th night 14th day in the […]

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