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Immersed in Dashain spirit (In photos)

Posted Oct 17 2018 by Post Report Filed under Dashain Spirit, devotees

Immersed in Dashain spirit
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Shikali festival observed in Khokana (In photos)

Posted Oct 15 2018 by Post Report Filed under Shikali Festival

People of Khokana village in Lalitpur observed Shikali festival on Monday. The festival that dates back to 300 years is observed by people from the ethnic Newar community.
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Crown and scepter put on display at Narayanhiti Museum (in photos)

Posted Oct 15 2018 by Post Report Filed under Crown and scepter put on display, Shah dynasty, royal crown, and scepter

Shah dynasty's symbols of power—the diamond-studded royal crown, and scepter—have been kept on display at Narayanhiti Palace Museum.
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Annual Dashain travel rush kicks off (Photo feature)

Posted Oct 10 2018 by Post Report Filed under Dashain, travel rush

A long-held tradition of people heading outside the Capital city to their respective villages kicked off with the beginning of Dashain festival, the most widely celebrated Hindu festival, from Wednesday.
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Nurses stage symbolic protest against rape, murder of Nirmala Panta (In photos)

Posted Oct 08 2018 by Post Report Filed under symbolic protest, Kanchanpur rape, murder case, Nirmala Panta

Youth Nurse Federation, Nepal on Monday organised a protest programme at Maitighar Mandala in the Capital demanding justice for Nirmala Panta, who was raped and murdered in Kanchanpur.
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People queue up to collect new notes for Dashain (In photos)

Posted Oct 07 2018 by Post Report Filed under new notes, Dashain Tihar festivals, Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB)

People, from early Sunday morning, queued up at Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB) office in Thapathali to collect new banknotes for the upcoming Dashain festival.
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Indrajatra observed today (In photos)

Posted Sep 24 2018 by Post Report Filed under indra jatra

The traditional festival, Indrajatra, was observed by worshipping the Devraj Indra, the God of rains and good harvest on Monday.
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Indra Jatra begins (In photos)

Posted Sep 21 2018 by Sanjog Manandhar Filed under indra jatra

Indra Jatra, known as the biggest festival of the Kathmandu Valley, formally began on Friday with the erection of a wooden ceremonial pole (lingo) and the fluttering of a flag named after the Hindu God Indra at Hanumandhoka.
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Rishi Panchami being observed today (In photos)

Posted Sep 14 2018

Hindu women across the country are observing the Rishipanchami festival on Friday as per the rituals. The festival, the concluding day of the Teej, is observed on the fifth day of bright half moon of the month of Bhadra.
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Prez administers oath, confers insignia to CoAS Thapa (In photos)

Posted Sep 09 2018 by Post Report Filed under CoAS Purna Chandra Thapa

Newly appointed Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) Purna Chandra Thapa took the oath of office and secrecy amid a programme organised at the Office of the President on Sunday.
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Bhimsen Jatra festival celebrated (In photos)

Posted Sep 05 2018 by Sanjog Manandhar Filed under Bhimsen Jatra

People from Newar community celebrated the Bhimsen Jatra festival with fervour on Tuesday.
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