Autumn Festivals – Dashain & Tihar

Autumn Festivals – Dashain & Tihar

Posted Sep 23rd, 2010 under Culture & Festivals,

Nepalese are busy preparing to observe their two biggest festivals Dashain & Tihar, which are just weeks away.

Dashain-2010

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Ghatasthapana – 8th October

Dashain-ping
Fulpati – 14th October

Saipatri
Ashtami – 15th October
Navami – 16th October

Tika
Tika or Bijayadashami – 17th October

Tihar-2010

Diwali

Dhanteras-3rd November

Kag Tihar-4th November

Tihar

Laxmi Puja-5th November

bhai-tika

Bhai Tika-7th November

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Comments

  1. Bijayadashami ? Is it Hindus ?

    - deputu
  2. it’s actually celebreted by all the nepalese of the world.

    - astha

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