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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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Krishna Janmashtami observed (In photos)

Posted Sep 02 2018 Filed under Krishna Janmashtami

Sri Krishna Janmastami, the birthday of Hindu God incarnation Krishna, is being observed with devotion by the Hindus throughout the country on Sunday.
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Gaijatra festival observed amid fanfare, humour (With photos)

Posted Aug 27 2018 by Post Report Filed under Gaijatra

The traditional festival of Gaijatra or the 'cow festival' was observed amidst fanfare and humour in three cities of Kathmandu Valley and some other places in the country. The festival, observed by people from Newar community, started from Monday and will last for a week.
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Photos: Pilgrims take holy dip at Gosaikunda

Posted Aug 26 2018 by Post Report Filed under Gosaikunda, Janai Purnima, holy dip

Hundreds of pilgrims took a holy dip on Tuesday at Gosaikunda, a famous lake in Langtang National Park, in Rasuwa district on the occasion of Janai Purnima festival on Sunday.
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Valley cabbies don fluorescent uniform (In photos)

Posted Aug 22 2018 by Post Report Filed under taxi drivers, fluorescent dress

Taxi drivers inside Kathmandu Valley will be donning fluorescent uniforms (sleeveless jackets) from Wednesday.
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Kalanki underpass to come into operation

Posted Aug 17 2018 by Post Report Filed under Kalanki underpass

The construction of the 800-metre underpass built between Khasibazaar and Bafal Chowk along the Ring Road has been completed and will soon come into operation.
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Celebrating Naag Panchami with live snakes (Photo features)

Posted Aug 16 2018 by Post Report Filed under naag panchami, snake

Worshippers at Tauleshwornath Mahadev Temple in Taulihawa celebrated Naag Panchami on Thursday by offering prayers and offering to live snakes.
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